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WARD'S REPORTS ESTIMATED PRODUCTION

 DETROIT, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. vehicle manufacturers are slated to produce 242,405 vehicles this week, bringing total car and truck output for the year to 9,202,976, according to Ward's Automotive Reports. Calendar-year production now is outpacing year-ago's rate by 10.8 percent.
 The scheduled weekly output is slightly below last week's actual build of 243,248 vehicles. Of the planned production, 134,633 units are passenger cars and 107,772 are trucks -- including medium- and heavy- duty makes.
 Scheduled Canada production for this week is once again down from the prior week's actual build: 46,773 vs. 48,265.
 One plant is down this week: Ford Motor Co.'s Oakville, Ontario, Tempo/Topaz plant is closed until Jan. 31 for changeover to the Ford Windstar minivan.
 Of the cars and trucks slated for production this week in the United States, General Motors Corp. accounts for 41.1 percent; Ford, 27.4 percent; Chrysler Corp., 12.8 percent; Honda of America Mfg. Inc., 4.0 percent; Nissan Motor Mfg. Corp., 3.6 percent; New United Motor Mfg. Inc., 2.7 percent; AutoAlliance International Inc., 2.3 percent; Toyota Motor Mfg. USA Inc., 2.0 percent; Diamond-Star Motors Corp., 1.4 percent; Subaru-Isuzu Automotive Inc., 1.0 percent; Navistar International Transportation Corp., 0.6 percent; and other manufacturers, 1.1 percent.
 NORTH AMERICA FACTORY PRODUCTION
 This Week Last Week Same Week To Date To Date Pct. Change
 Estimated Revised Last Year 1993 1992 1993 vs.1992
 U.S.
 Cars 134,633 130,404 122,581 5,061,202 4,878,801 3.74
 Trucks 107,772 112,844 90,665 4,141,774 3,425,325 20.92
 TOTAL 242,405 243,248 213,246 9,202,976 8,304,126 10.82
 Canada
 Cars 30,055 28,905 12,777 1,191,427 852,097 39.82
 Trucks 16,718 19,360 18,516 774,087 823,499 -6.00
 TOTAL 46,773 48,265 31,293 1,965,514 1,675,596 17.30
 U.S./Canada
 Cars 164,688 159,309 135,358 6,252,629 5,730,898 9.10
 Trucks 124,490 132,204 109,181 4,915,861 4,248,824 15.70
 GRAND
 TOTAL 289,178 291,513 244,539 11,168,490 9,979,722 11.91
 -0- 11/4/93
 /CONTACT: Tanya Gazdik of Ward's, 313-962-4433/


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