© Reuters. Vehicles of automobile brands belonging to General Motors Company are seen at a car dealership in Queens, New York, U.S., November 16, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
(Reuters) – General Motors Co (NYSE:) on Wednesday posted a 2.5% rise in U.S. new vehicle sales in 2022, outselling Japan’s Toyota Motor (NYSE:) Corp, aided by an easing of inventory shortages and strong demand for its cars and trucks.
The U.S. automaker said its 2022 sales rose to 2,274,088 vehicles in the country, beating Toyota’s annual sales of 2,108,458 units.