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Canada's new car and truck sales jumped in August

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New motor vehicle sales in Canada rose 2.8 per cent in August, ending three months of declines. Seasonally adjusted data show that 143,606 new vehicles were sold in August on the strength of rebounding truck sales, with Ontario and Quebec accounting almost 95 per cent of this increase.

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