North American manufacturers are on course this month for their first overbuild since November, with an emphasis on trucks, as automakers roll to their any-quarter production on record. Ward's estimates March production in the U.S., Canada and Mexico will total 1.793 million units, or 101.3% of what North American manufacturers had planned heading into the month. March's output will be 5.5% above same-month 1999's 1.700 million units, the best ever on record for the period. Individually, ...

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