Sept. U.S. auto sales projected to fall short of storm-fueled surge a year agoSept. 27
Analysts say U.S. light-vehicle deliveries will total about 1.4 million this month, about 7 percent below a year ago when replacement demand following Hurricane Harvey sparked higher sales. The SAAR is projected to rise above 17 million for the first time since June.
U.S. new-car sales on pace to dip, remain flat in July, forecasts showJuly 30
U.S. car and light-truck deliveries are projected to be flat or down in July, forecasts from J.D. Power/LMC, Edmunds and Cox Automotive show, with one less day and weekend of sales. It would be only the third monthly year-over-year drop in 2018.
U.S. sales start 2018 with a gain behind trucks, spiffs, fleetFeb. 1
U.S. light-vehicle sales rose 1.2 percent in January with higher incentives and light-truck demand luring consumers even as severe cold temperatures across large swaths of the country put a chill in some showroom traffic.
U.S. sales start year at robust pace, aided by incentivesJan. 30
After September sales surge, what's next?Oct. 9, 2017
Like a bolt from the blue, the U.S. auto selling pace in September turned hotter than any month in the last 12 years. Automakers and analysts have a number of reasons why it happened. The more important question: Will it continue?