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WARD'S REPORTS ESTIMATED PRODUCTION

 DETROIT, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. car and truck producers will manufacture an estimated 232,735 vehicles this week, Ward's Automotive Reports announced today.
 This week's scheduled build represents a 4.2-percent increase from last week's actual output of 223,248 units. Also, this week's production is 14.4 percent higher than same-week 1991's tally, Ward's said.
 Additionally, four regularly active U.S. vehicle assembly facilities -- Ford Motor Co. plants in Dearborn, Mich., Norfolk, Va., Wayne, Mich., and Kansas City, Mo. -- are closed this week, the weekly newsletter reported.
 Calendar year 1992 U.S. car and truck assemblies through the end of this week stand at an estimated 9,322,918, 8.2 percent ahead of like- 1991's 8,620,097, Ward's said.
 Of the cars slated for production this week in the United States, General Motors Corp. accounts for 43.8 percent; Ford Motor Co., 20.6 percent; Chrysler Corp., 10.1 percent; Honda of America Mfg. Inc., 6.6 percent; Nissan Motor Mfg. Corp., 4.3 percent; New United Motor Mfg. Inc., 4.0 percent; Toyota Motor Mfg. USA Inc., 3.8 percent; AutoAlliance International Inc., 3.8 percent; Diamond-Star Motors Corp., 2.1 percent; and Subaru-Isuzu Automotive Inc., 0.9 percent.
 NORTH AMERICAN FACTORY PRODUCTION
 This Week Last Week Same Week To Date To Date Pct. Change
 Estimated Revised Last Year 1992 1991 1992 vs.1991
 U.S.
 Cars 132,434 130,207 126,507 5,451,743 5,322,665 2.43
 Trucks 100,301 93,041 76,898 3,871,175 3,297,432 17.40
 TOTAL 232,735 223,248 203,405 9,322,918 8,620,097 8.15
 Canada
 Cars 21,883 22,430 20,363 975,858 1,033,080 -5.54
 Trucks 17,859 18,164 21,793 910,788 807,555 12.78
 TOTAL 39,742 40,594 42,156 1,886,646 1,840,635 2.50
 U.S./Canada
 Cars 154,317 152,637 146,870 6,427,601 6,355,745 1.13
 Trucks 118,160 111,205 98,691 4,781,963 4,104,987 16.49
 GRAND
 TOTAL 272,477 263,842 245,561 11,209,564 10,460,732 7.16
 -0- 12/10/92
 /CONTACT: Kristin Fitzpatrick of Ward's, 313-962-4433/


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