Inventories http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53343/more en March U.S. Light-Vehicle Inventory Down 2% http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/march-us-light-vehicle-inventory-down-2 <div class="node-body article-body">To maintain Q1’s 16.6 million-unit SAAR, April’s sales volume will need to equal a higher percentage of March’s inventory than indicated by usual month-to-month patterns. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/march-us-light-vehicle-inventory-down-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/march-us-light-vehicle-inventory-down-2#comments Premium Limited Data Center Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Auto Makers Inventories Fri, 03 Apr 2015 12:47:00 +0000 1254091 at http://wardsauto.com GMC Terrain Tweaks Keep CUV Chugging; Truck Squeeze Easing http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/gmc-terrain-tweaks-keep-cuv-chugging-truck-squeeze-easing <div class="field-deck"> 2015 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gasoline prices below $2.50 per gallon means other global GMC markets, such as the oil-exporting Middle East, are seeing demand tick back, GMC Vice President Duncan Aldred says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/gmc-terrain-tweaks-keep-cuv-chugging-truck-squeeze-easing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/gmc-terrain-tweaks-keep-cuv-chugging-truck-squeeze-easing#comments Public Auto Makers Plants & Production Sales & Marketing North America U.S. GMC 2015 New York International Auto Show Inventories Sales Results Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:27:00 +0000 1251981 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Tight Terrain inventories problem GMC chief Aldred glad to tackle. &nbsp;</strong></p> Current Data Center Graphs http://wardsauto.com/data-center/current-data-center-graphs <div class="node-body gallery-body">Current charts and graphs from WardsAuto Data Center.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/data-center/current-data-center-graphs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/data-center/current-data-center-graphs#comments Public Data Center Auto Makers North America - Regional Capacity Utilization Inventories Production Sales Results Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:00:00 +0000 494881 at http://wardsauto.com Popular Cars See Inventories Bloat http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/popular-cars-see-inventories-bloat <div class="node-body article-body">Honda’s Civic and Hyundai’s Elantra and Sonata used to fly off dealer lots, but this year the models are lingering, with days’ supply of the Civic and Sonata exceeding 100.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/popular-cars-see-inventories-bloat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/popular-cars-see-inventories-bloat#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Honda Hyundai Inventories Vehicles & Technology Civic Dave Zuchowski Days' Supply Elantra Honda Hyundai Inventory Jeff Conrad Sonata Mon, 16 Mar 2015 11:33:00 +0000 1242421 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda Civic days&rsquo; supply averaged 107 January-February.</strong></p> U.S. Inventory Declines Second Straight Month in February http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/us-inventory-declines-second-straight-month-february <div class="node-body article-body">February inventory in two of the strongest selling segments, Middle CUV and Large Pickup, dropped below year-ago totals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/us-inventory-declines-second-straight-month-february" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/us-inventory-declines-second-straight-month-february#comments Premium Limited Data Center Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Auto Makers Inventories Fri, 06 Mar 2015 12:53:00 +0000 1237341 at http://wardsauto.com Spot Shortages of Trucks Pose Risk to U.S. Sales http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/spot-shortages-trucks-pose-risk-us-sales <div class="node-body article-body">Trucks have become so popular that January marked the third consecutive month combined sales of CUVs, SUVs and pickups accounted for more than half the U.S. market, the first 3-month stretch that ever has happened.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/spot-shortages-trucks-pose-risk-us-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/spot-shortages-trucks-pose-risk-us-sales#comments Premium Limited Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Auto Makers Inventories Sales Results Thu, 12 Feb 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1222141 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>New Murano in short supply.</strong></p> U.S. Inventory Shows Automakers Balancing Production With Demand http://wardsauto.com/north-america/us-inventory-shows-automakers-balancing-production-demand <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. January inventory is enough to meet February demand equal to a seasonally adjusted annual rate ranging from 16.8 million to 17 million units without abnormally high market inducements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/us-inventory-shows-automakers-balancing-production-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/us-inventory-shows-automakers-balancing-production-demand#comments Premium Limited Data Center Auto Makers Plants & Production Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Auto Makers Inventories Thu, 05 Feb 2015 14:50:00 +0000 1218741 at http://wardsauto.com U.S. Light-Vehicle Sales Set for Continued Growth in Q1 2015 http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-light-vehicle-sales-set-continued-growth-q1-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">A possible headwind to U.S. sales reaching potential in first-quarter 2015 is the Large Pickup segment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-light-vehicle-sales-set-continued-growth-q1-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-light-vehicle-sales-set-continued-growth-q1-2015#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Auto Makers Inventories Sales Results Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:22:00 +0000 1202161 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Renegade to enhance already-growing Small CUV segment.</strong></p> JLR North America Positioned to Pounce in 2016 http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/jlr-north-america-positioned-pounce-2016 <div class="field-deck"> 2015 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">JLR North America President Joe Eberhardt’s immediate task is holding the line on sales while the automaker nudges capacity farther ahead of demand. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/jlr-north-america-positioned-pounce-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/diesel-resource-center/jlr-north-america-positioned-pounce-2016#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Dealers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center North America North America - Regional U.S. Jaguar Land Rover 2015 North American International Auto Show Capacity Utilization Inventories Product Development Sales Results Tue, 13 Jan 2015 14:52:00 +0000 1198751 at http://wardsauto.com <p class="NormalNoSpace"><b>Range Rover in vanguard of JLR&rsquo;s diesel campaign.</b><o:p></o:p></p> <p class="NormalNoSpace"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> U.S. Light-Vehicle Inventory Ends 2014 on High Note http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-light-vehicle-inventory-ends-2014-high-note <div class="node-body article-body">In spite of the industry’s increase, five of the eight top sellers in the U.S. ended December with inventory below year-ago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-light-vehicle-inventory-ends-2014-high-note" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-light-vehicle-inventory-ends-2014-high-note#comments Premium Limited Data Center Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Auto Makers Inventories Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:44:00 +0000 1194571 at http://wardsauto.com