U.S. Auto Sales This Year to Fall Short of 2015 Record, LMC Says

  • Research firm cuts forecast to 17.4 million from 17.7 million
  • An annual drop in deliveries would be the first since 2009

U.S. sales of cars and light trucks this year will fall short of 2015’s record in the first annual decline in seven years, LMC Automotive said in a revised estimate that cites “recent plateauing” of deliveries and “growing economic and political risk.”

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.