Auto sales soar in November

Published Dec 4, 2012 at 04:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM

New vehicles sold like gangbusters last month, with several brands setting all-time records for November. Most major companies, from Toyota to Chrysler, posted impressive increases from a year earlier. Only General Motors was left struggling to explain its 3 percent sales gain and large inventory of unsold trucks.