Big sixes lose gloss as car buyers turn to economy
Dominant leader: Toyota managed sales wins across its range.
INTEREST rates, volatile fuel prices and changing buyer patterns have converged to significantly dent Australia’s large car love affair. In the latest Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries VFACTs figures, light and small cars dominated the sales charts in 2006 with large car sales slipping 18.4 per cent, despite the arrival of GM-Holden’s new $1 billion VE Commodore, Toyota Aurion V6 and a facelifted Ford Falcon. ...continued