Who in your life might give you an auto as a gift? Sadly, most consumers (51%) said no one. Other consumers were more optimistic on possible gift-givers: the most likely source is spouses (23%), followed by parents (8%), your children (5%), girlfriend or boyfriend (4%), a very good friend (2%) or your boss (1%).
For the past two years, December has been the month with the highest auto sales all year. Regarding overall annual sales, in both 2010 and 2011 auto sales increased 10% per year, and sales are projected to increase another 12% or more in 2012.
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