Al Binder

Al
Binder
Senior Editor,
WardsAuto

Al writes about vehicle-production and market trends in North America.

Articles
August Second-Best in Mexico LV Sales
September sees second-best Mexico LV sales volume, but light trucks set record.
Canada LV Sales Set August Record
August retail sales of new light vehicles in Canada rose 2.5% to a record for the month, thanks to strong light-truck demand and an extra selling day.
Output Set for Year-End Decline
With Q4 output running 2.6% below year-ago, 2017 North American car and truck production is headed for a fourth-place finish.
Mexico LV Sales Second-Best for July
Mexico LV sales run second-best in July, despite record light-truck volume.
Turbo Engine Use at Record High
The use of turbocharged engines in light vehicles built for the U.S. market hit a record high at the midpoint of the ’17 model run, despite a decline in turbodiesels.
Record July LV Sales in Canada
Despite seasonal a slowdown, Canadian LV sales set a new July benchmark, thanks to record light-truck sales.
Automakers Cut Q3 Output Plans
In a reality check, automakers cut third-quarter North America output plans on the heels of Q2 shortfall.
Mexico June LV Sales Second-Best
Despite record light-truck sales, Mexico LV deliveries slipped to second-best in June.
June LV Sales Record in Canada
Canadian dealers delivered 202,887 light vehicles in June, down from May’s all-time high, but still a record for the month.
N. America Q3 Plan Sees Modest Uptick
The North American auto industry’s third-quarter output plans see modest increase, mostly set for Ford.
WardsAuto releases its 2017 U.S. Light-Vehicle Equipment Report.
WardsAuto Trend Report: ADAS Crosses Segments; 4-Cylinder Engines Advance
A new WardsAuto special report details the rapid changes taking place in the U.S. auto market in the use of safety technology, luxury equipment and powertrains.
Mexico Sees May LV Sales Record
After an April respite, Mexico LV sales bounced back to a record level in May, thanks to benchmark light-truck deliveries.
Canada LV Sales Hit All-Time Record
Canadian new light-vehicle sales soared to an all-time record in May, topping the 200,000-unit mark for only the second time in history.
N. America Output Plans Take a Hit 1
Market uncertainty prompts cuts in industry’s latest North American Production plan.
Mexico LV Sales Down in April
Fewer selling days relegate April LV sales to second-best for the month, despite light-truck record.
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