Leclair went out of his way to say that the profit projection, just like the moves being made in Ford's operations, are a work in progress. Committing to a large profit with all of the market's uncertainties would be unwise. They are basing their profit projection on a market of around 17 million vehicle sales. The conference call Leclair was participating in was covering Ford's restatement of Q3 earnings.
[Source: Automotive News, sub req]