Car Keys: September Auto Still 16M+

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ESA | Big 3 drive a solid auto market in September. Domestic automakers finish 1-2-3 for first time since 2011. SAAR at 16.34M units.

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Car Keys: Massive August for Auto Market

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Surpassing even high-end projections, August’s automotive results hit a 103-month high with a 17.45M unit SAAR.

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Car Keys: July Automotive Recap

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The US Automotive market finished July 2014 at a SAAR pace of 16.4M units, up 9.1% over 2013 but down 1% from prior month.

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Car Keys: June Automotive Recap

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A strong June in the US auto market. The SAAR (seasonally adjusted annual rate) reached 16.9M units for the first time since August 2005.

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88 Days and Growing?

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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.

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Car Keys: Trucking Along in May

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Dave Eckstein | The US auto market rebounded in May after a dip in April, on the strength of light-truck sales.

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Car Keys: Auto Growth Rate Slows in April

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Dave Eckstein | Domestic automakers continue the momentum on the strength of surging light truck sales.

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Car Keys: Detroit Finishes Strong Q1

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Dave Eckstein | Detroit’s Big 3 went 3-for-3 in Q1 of 2013, outpacing the US auto market again in March.

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