SAO PAULO – Brazil's domestic sales saw a record first half, climbing 8.6% to 817,700 vehicles. Industry analysts believe sales are on track to beat the country's previous full-year record of 1.94 million vehicles (including trucks and buses) set in 1997. Fiat Automoveis SA led all auto makers with 201,120 units sold and a 24.6% market share. It was followed by Volkswagen do Brasil Ltda. (186,005), General Motors do Brasil Ltda. (185,260) and Ford Brasil Ltda. (91,077). Mercedes-Benz ...

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