Timely product launches, aggressive pricing strategies, growing consumer confidence and favorable competitive conditions helped European auto makers achieve a U.S.-market milestone in October, industry experts say. European brands accounted for a 10.0% share, their highest share ever and an increase of 1.7 points over like-2010, according to WardsAuto data. Their 101,406-unit sales total was a 27.6% jump from like-2010, outpacing the 13.1% surge by North American OEMs, a 7.1% bounce by ...

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