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Automotive Video Log: A look into the North American Vehicle Market - Pushing forward

Listen to Guido Vildozo discuss the North American Vehicle Market, the impacts for the automotive industry and how the industry is pushing forward amidst potential change. 

In this video, Mr. Vildozo will discuss various questions such as:

  • How could changes in income tax affect the light vehicle market? 
  • How can I anticipate the changes that may come from the new US administration? 
  • Are there any specific impacts to Mexico's vehicle market that Suppliers or OEs should be concerned about? 


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About The Author

Mr. Guido Vildozo manages the automotive light vehicle sales forecast for the Americas. He has more than 15 years of experience at IHS Automotive and its predecessor companies. His primary responsibility is to monitor industry trends and to develop the light vehicle sales forecast for the Americas market. To this end, he looks at the impact of product planning and strategy – as well as regional political and economic factors – on vehicle demand. Mr. Vildozo also specializes in manufacturers' product cycles, production capacity constraints, investments and import-export strategies. He frequently speaks at engagements that examine the current state of the automotive industry in the Americas and has been quoted in Bloomberg, Automotive News, Wards and the Financial Times, among others. He earned his bachelor degree in Economics and master's degree in International Economics from Suffolk University, Boston, Mass. and pursued further graduate studies in Marketing, Business and Finance at Bentley College, Waltham, Mass. Mr. Vildozo is fluent in English and Spanish and has working knowledge of Portuguese and French.​