NEW YORK -- Vehicle sales over the Internet have soared 40%-50% over year-ago to about $30 billion annually, says Bob Brisco, CEO of CarsDirect.com. Brisco forecasts that figure will climb rapidly to $40 billion a year. That translates into an Internet share of 6% of retail vehicle sales, and Brisco expects it to climb into the high teens within five years. Business at CarsDirect.com will double next year, Brisco says. Consumers who buy through his company save more than $500 per ...

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