The auto industry landscape has changed radically in the span of mere months. The ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic remains the single biggest challenge facing the global economy and the auto industry in generations. As the industry navigates the current environment, the focus will shift from one of lockdown and containment to reengagement and eventual recovery.  This session will assess the current state of affairs and discuss what we can expect going forward.

Takeaways:

  • Discuss the latest economic outlook particularly as it impacts the auto industry;
  • Review the latest US light vehicle sales settings and trends influencing the market;
  • Discuss some of the broader megatrends to watch as the industry eventually emerges from the current crisis.