August U.S. sales will maintain the relatively steady course of the past two months, with flat results compared to year-ago and an annual selling rate of 17 million-plus, based on a Ward's forecast. Ward's is projecting August to post a light vehicle sales seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 17.5 million, slightly higher than last month's 17.1 million and like-1999's 17.4 million. (Note: the prior month and year-ago SAARs are changed from those previously published due to a revision ...

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