Analysis While attention was focused on August’s 21% year-over-year volume sales decline, the near-stasis of new-vehicle deliveries over the summer months provides a more accurate view of the U.S. industry’s health. Auto makers sold 994,585 cars and light trucks in August, for a daily sales rate (over 25 selling days) of 39,783, up 2.6% from July (27 selling days), according to Ward’s data. Related document: Ward’s U.S. Light-Vehicle Sales by Brand and Group August 2010 The result, ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Standstill Looms in Wake of Weak August 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.