Ford sees incentives boosting Dec. U.S. car sales

Newswire

DETROIT, Dec 18 (Reuters) - U.S. sales of new cars and trucks are likely to come in at a stronger-than-expected total in December, thanks largely to blowout spending on incentives by General Motors Corp. , a senior Ford Motor Co. official said on Wednesday. "I think the industry will surprise some of the early expectations by quite a bit," said James O'Connor, Ford's head of marketing and sales for North America. "I think General Motors has hyped it with about three or four different ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Ford sees incentives boosting Dec. U.S. car sales" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×