Sales of Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc.’s Lexus brand fell 6.9% on a daily selling rate basis to 24,939 units in March, contributing to the auto maker’s 3.4% decline from year-ago. The luxury marque’s sales drop outpaced that of the Toyota Div., which slumped 2.9% to 192,791 units. “Despite being down 6.9%, compared with 2007’s best-ever March, every single Lexus vehicle is up from (February’s) volume,” Brian Smith, vice president-Lexus sales and dealer development, says during a media ...

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