As the industry scrambles toward the end of the '99 model run, North American auto workers will be scrambling to keep pace with vehicle makers' robust output schedules, calling for a record 8,988,000 cars and trucks to be built in the first half of this year. That tally will represent 9.1%, or 747,100 units, more than were built in January-June 1998. It's also 8% above the prior record for the period of 8,324,823 set in 1997. In their latest round of scheduling meetings, auto company ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Printer-friendly" 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- andheavy-duty truck volumes
•Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.