Passenger-car sales in China rose 29.3% in August to 378,000 units, the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers reports. Shanghai General Motors Automotive Co. Ltd. topped the car segment for the eighth consecutive month with sales of 30,361 vehicles, taking its year-to-date total up 36% to 259,726. The Buick Excelle saw sales climb 10.0% to 13,044. FAW-Volkswagen Automotive Co. Ltd. sold 225,754 units during the year's first eight months. Chery Automobile Co Ltd. is the only ...

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