GM, Ford March US sales seen down as trucks falter


By Poornima Gupta DETROIT, March 30 (Reuters) - U.S. sales for General Motors Corp. and Ford Motor Co. were stuck in the slow lane in March as a weakening housing market dampened pickup truck sales, even as Japanese rival Toyota Motor Corp. raced ahead, analysts said. Toyota and other Asian automakers have been relentlessly stealing U.S. market share from Ford and GM on the strength of their sedans and crossover or car-based sports utility vehicles. The slowdown in the U.S. housing ...

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