Car Sales Down In El Paso County For October

(Colorado Springs, CO) -- New car registrations are down in El Paso County. New information from the Recorder's Office shows a nearly seven-percent fall for the month of October. May and June were also tough months for car dealers, showing a dropoff for those months as well. Despite some rough going, overall registrations are up almost eight-percent for the year. County officials are attributing the fall off in October to last year's figures which were the highest in five years.