Sales jump in U.K. in March LONDON — U.K. new car sales vault more than 73% in March, after lagging during the first two months of the year. Sales reached 370,060 cars in March, with first quarter sales totaling 635,942 units. Sales were down 21.6% in January and 52.6% in February. March's increase is attributed to customers who wanted the new T-license plate. In previous years, the license plate prefix would change in August to signify a new car. This year is the first time license plate ...

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