[FISCAL NOTES — LINE ITEMS] Post-Harvey Auto Sales Back on Track

Texas Comptroller

Post-Harvey Auto Sales Back on Track
Texas Back on the Road Again

  Image of a row of shiny car hoods
The cautious economic optimism Comptroller Glenn Hegar expressed in January’s Biennial Revenue Estimate (BRE) to the Texas Legislature has held true for 2019 automobile sales. Industry sales experienced a minor dip this year, thanks to people holding on to the vehicles they purchased to replace those damaged by Hurricane Harvey. But the Texas automobile industry is concentrating on driving forward, with a full recovery expected by year’s end.

Read more about market influences and new strategies affecting post-Harvey Texas automotive sales in the latest Line Items dispatch, an online exclusive from Fiscal Notes.