We are well past the mid-year point and it’s time to both reflect on what has transpired over the first half of 2019 for the auto market and what future holds for the rest of the year. The big picture is that auto sales in June dropped for the 12th consecutive month since July 2018 in what has been a record string of consecutive monthly sales declines never before seen since sales data became available in the early 1990s.

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When Foton acquired Borgward in 2014 and relaunched it at the Geneva Motor Show in 2015, it was little known at the time that the Chinese commercial vehicle manufacturer under BAIC Group was behind the resurrection of the iconic German brand Borgward now in its centennial year and once rivaled with Mercedes-Benz.

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