Planned North American production increases at Ford Motor Co. and Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. are driving the industry’s second-quarter slate up 26,000 units from the earlier projection to 3,105,100 vehicles, despite cutbacks elsewhere in the industry. The revised outlook represents a 71.0 increase from weak year-ago results that reflected not only the dismal sales picture but also major shutdowns by Chrysler Group LLC, as it entered bankruptcy April 30, and later at General Motors ...

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