What we’ve learned numerous times about a “flat year” (Volume +1.1% through 7 months): Nobody’s really flat. Wide variance from the mean in today’s US automotive landscape, as gainers continue to grab share from laggards.
ESA Car Keys | The March US automotive market came in short of expectations, finishing 2017's Q1 at -1.4%. The market's SAAR is pacing at its lowest level since October 2014 (16.5M units). On the plus side, vehicle incentives are down.