If Gas Goes Up $1, What Does It Mean For Auto Sales?
When gas prices go up, what happens to auto sales? You might have a few hunches -- and a couple may be correct -- but according to Experian Automotive, you'd likely find some surprises, too.
Experian looked at gas prices over the last five years, paying attention to the way that fuel-price fluctuations affected auto sales. It probably won't come as much of a shock that as fuel prices increased, sales of full-size pickups decreased.