U.S. auto sales may be slowing, but they're still expected to set a record in the first six months of this year.
Sales through June were expected to be up 2% over last year, to 8.66 million vehicles, according to Kelley Blue Book.
That was partly due to a strong June, which saw sales rebound after a disappointing May. Sales were expected to rise 5.4% for the month to more than 1.5 million vehicles, according to the car-buying site TrueCar.com.
Ford, Honda, Fiat Chrysler and Nissan all reported gains in June while sales were down at General Motors, Toyota and Volkswagen.
After six consecutive years of growth — and record sales of 17.5...