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Chevy Cruze sales dip in April

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DETROIT - After several months of an upward trend, sales of the Lordstown made Chevrolet Cruze took a dip in April.  GM reported on Thursday that it sold 21,752 models of the small car last month. That's down 18% from the 26,521 models sold in March, and down 1.3% from the 22,032 models sold in the same month a year ago. 

Cruze sales had increased 21% from February to March. Year to date, Cruze sales have increased nearly 12% over the first four months of last year.  The Cruze remains General Motor's best selling car followed by the Equinox S-U-V and Chevy Malibu.

GM says total April sales were up 7 percent compared with a year ago. Fleet sales were up 5 percent and retail sales – vehicles sold to individual buyers – were up 8 percent. GM says it expects to increase its retail market share from March. 
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