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U.S. Auto Sales In September Show Vast Improvement

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U.S. Auto Sales In September Show Vast Improvement

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U.S. Auto Sales In September Show Vast Improvement

U.S. Auto Sales In September Show Vast Improvement

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U.S. auto sales last month were the best they've been in more than four years, according to numbers compiled by an industry group. Toyota led the way with more than a 40 percent jump from a year ago. Experts give credit for the boost in sales to cheap financing for car loans, and growing consumer confidence.

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U.S. auto sales last month were the best they've been in four and a half years. That's according to numbers compiled by the research firm Auto Data. Experts give credit the boost in sales to cheap financing for car loans and growing consumer confidence.

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