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Auto sales take a hit from Old Man Winter

Auto sales in February a mixed bag.
Auto sales in February a mixed bag.

DETROIT (WKZO) -- The winter-that-won’t-go-away is being blamed for slow auto sales in February.

The only U.S. automaker that showed any improvement, Chrysler did so because they sold Jeeps and 4-wheel drive Rams to folks who wanted to beat the snow.

GM was down 1% and Ford was down 6%. Chrysler was up 11%.

Analysts think the demand is still there and sales were only delayed and will show up in even more robust sales numbers this spring.