Cutbacks by several manufacturers in April, plus reductions to May and June schedules at Ford Motor Co., will trim some 56,000 units out of the industry’s planned second-quarter North American production. North American auto makers now are scheduled to build 4.336 million cars and trucks in April-June, down from the prior plan of 4.392 million. (See related data: Ward's North America Production Schedule) Most of the major manufacturers are estimated for shortfalls from schedule in April, ...

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