German auto sales hit their highest mark since 1992 in March.
German auto sales in March hit their highest mark since 1992.
I just didn't like that "since 1992 in March." (Today I'm copy editing under the influence of too little sleep. So I'm none too confident in my abilities today. But I think this was an obvious choice and a clear improvement. Or maybe that "in March" should have kicked off the whole sentence ...)