U.S. auto dealers have seen a significant increase in their inventory as sales slow down. Many major automaker brands are up 20% or more, while some inventories have doubled, as measured in days supply. Note domestics brands are pacing at 100+ days on average. Days Inventory information is available at WardsAuto.com.
ESA Car Keys | With nearly 1.6M units sold in December -- a SAAR pace of 17.8M units -- the US Automotive Market finished the year at 17.13M units. A good year by many standards, but down 1.9% from 2016's record sales of 17.46M vehicles.