Automakers kick into high gear

Marketplace Contributor Apr 2, 2013
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Automakers kick into high gear

Marketplace Contributor Apr 2, 2013
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The “big three” automakers — Chrysler, GM, and Ford — are reporting sharp gains in sales for the month of March. Chrysler says the latest month was their best since 2007.

Juli Niemann, an analyst with Smith Moore & Company, joins Marketplace Morning Report host Jeremy Hobson to discuss the numbers and what’s got customers buying again.

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