How is this possible? Auto Sales Rise 3.7%, Lifted by Upturn in Home Construction, Automakers sold 1.19 million vehicles during the month, a 3.7 percent increase over the period a year earlier, according to the research firm Autodata. Where are they getting the money? Is it all Credit? Has no one paid real money for them? Not only that but TRUCK sales were up when gas is over $4.00 bucks! Example GM: The company said sales of the Chevrolet Silverado pickup rose 29 percent, and the GMC Sierra increased 25 percent. Nothing makes sense!