Market Report: Sales of new cars off to good start in 2015

Sales of new cars are off to a busy start in the first couple of months in Whatcom County.

For the first two months of 2015, local dealers have sold 638 vehicles, 18 more than the same period in 2014, according to data from Dominion Cross-Sell report. The solid starts comes after a busy 2014, when local dealers sold 4,136 vehicles, a 3.1 percent increase compared to the previous year.

Here are monthly economic trends: