General Motors has emerged from bankruptcy. That’s old news. GM sales are lower this year than last. Hmm… old news. General Motors has plans to operate more safely and sanely as a smaller auto conglomerate by reducing brands with just four makes on sale in the future. You’ve heard about that, but have you examined the consequences?

Pontiac sold 29,921 vehicles in August. But Pontiac is soon to die. Saturn has been sold, but that also means 8,479 sales down the tubes. But for one Hummer statistic thrown in for fun, the three Graphs below show the strengths and weaknesses of a renewed General Motors. Take a look at August’s car sales, then SUV sales, and finally truck sales. Click any Graph to see a larger view of these Sales Stats.