May 10, 2013

Auto Briefs

Park free on Mother's Day at 6 downtown lots; April's top-selling vehicles


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Free parking offer for some downtown lots
The Washington State Department of Transportation and City of Seattle are teaming with several waterfront businesses to offer up to four hours of free parking from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday as a Mother's Day promotion. The deal requires drivers to park in one of six participating parking facilities, visit a participating business or restaurant and request a parking voucher with your receipt. The participating lots and businesses can be found at
NWautos staff



Top-selling cars and trucks in April

The top-selling vehicles and the total number sold in April, with March's rank in parentheses:
1. Ford F-Series (shown), 59,030 (1)
2. Chevrolet Silverado, 39,395 (2)
3. Honda Accord, 33,538 (5)
4. Toyota Camry, 31,710 (4)
5. Ram Pickup, 31,409 (6)
6. Ford Fusion, 26,722 (8)
7. Honda CR-V, 26,519 (-)
8. Honda Civic, 26,453 (10)
9. Ford Escape, 25,826 (9)
10. Hyundai Elantra, 24,445 (-)
The Associated Press


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