General Motors recorded the only June increase at 1.8%.
Total number of vehicles sold for the month: 186,447, down from 187,540 in March last year.
Capital spending for vehicle assembly has averaged just $1.2 billion a year since 2010.
General Motors was the leading car brand for the first time since before its 2009 bankruptcy.
Well on the way to setting another annual record: BMO chief economist.
Cars and light trucks totalled 123,032 last month, up 3.2% from last year.
Sales of light trucks last month climbed 5.4% but small cars fell 4.8%.
More than 1.9 million vehicles such as SUVs, pickup trucks and high-end models sold in 2015.
RICHMOND HILL, Ont. — DesRosiers Automotive Consultants says new light vehicle sales in Canada were down 2% in August compared to a year ago, although the country is still on pace to achieve another sales record by end of year.…
Cheap credit and economic strength in Ontario, BC and Quebec help sales growth.
DesRosiers says overall sales improved 9.3% for best March.
DesRosiers reports shows strength follows best year ever in 2015.
Analyst says it would help keep the Canadian industry afloat.
Record sales driven by light trucks, up by 11%.
Industry is on pace for a record year as luxury brands posted double-digit growth.