Ford strives for Goldilocks production run rate

|About: Ford Motor Company (F)|By:, SA News Editor

Ford (F -0.1%) says it will introduce 16 new models in North America this year, but maintains it's monitoring inventory levels.

The automaker will cut production in Q1 on a couple of product lines, notes top exec Joe Hinrichs.

Many automobile industry watchers think Ford has managed inventory better than its Detroit peers over the last year.

Related: AutoNation CEO warns on inventory levels.