New Vehicle Registrations Up In El Paso County

(El Paso Co., CO) -- New vehicle registrations are up in El Paso County. The latest figures from the county show a more than 20-percent spike for the month of July over last year. It's also the best July since 2005. The County Clerk and Recorder's Office says more than 21-hundred new vehicles were registered during the month. Overall for the first seven months of the year, registrations are up nine-percent over 2013. Registrations are tied to sales, but not directly reflective of purchases for the month, because Coloradans have 60 days to register new vehicles.