In a trend that has continued for an unprecedented 14 months, Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. reports August sales fell 9.4% below year-ago levels on a daily basis. While that marks an improvement from July’s 18.7% drop, Toyota spokesman Irv Miller tells the media during a conference call to maintain perspective. “There’s not a lot of reason to go running down the street with balloons and flags,” he says, citing lingering concerns American consumers have about energy costs, the housing ...
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