Ward's is forecasting U.S. October sales of 1 million light vehicles, which would equate to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 12.6 million units, roughly even with last month's 12.5 million SAAR. This would make September and October the first consecutive months with below-13 million SAARs since July and August of 1992. October's forecasted daily sales rate of just under 37,000 units, for 27 selling days, represents a 7.6% drop from September and is more than 21% below year-ago's DSR, ...

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