PHOTOS: 2017 AlixPartners Global Automotive Outlook announcement

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AmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the Detroit Athletic Club for a meeting of the Automotive Press Association (APA). In this gallery, look for photos from the announcement of the 2017 AlixPartners Global Automotive Outlook. You’ll see John Hoeffecker, Global Vice Chairman and Mark Wakefield, Global Co-head Automotive Practice. The AlixPartners report indicates that ride sharing services like Uber and Lyft will continue to soar. Meanwhile, car sharing services like Zipcar and Car2Go will decline. In addition, AlixPartners forecasts lower U.S. automotive sales with 16.9 million units this year and a low of 15.2 million units by 2019.

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