UPDATE:Ward’s Auto has called the month’s tally at 14.4 million, as final sales ticked over the 1.18 million mark.
Business Insider is ready to call the April seasonally adjusted annual rate of light vehicle sales at 14.31 million, roughly in line with last month’s results but below industry expectations for 14.42 million.
Automakers sold 1.178 million units during the month, lower than the 1.404 million sold in March. However, seasonal adjustments more favourably impacted April numbers.
Ward’s Auto, the analytics firm that the Bureau of Economic Analysis relies on, is set to release the official figure in a few minutes time.
Below, individual results.
General Motors: 213,387
Fuji Heavy: 26,310