The Friday Five:The Ford F-150 “How Much?!”, Mercedes-Benz “Hello. Goodbye.”, and Mini “Shh. We’re Watching a Movie.” Edition
This week, automakers announced as-expected second-quarter losses caused by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. However, some sectors, like pickup trucks, did show signs of a sales upswing and brands remain hopeful that the previous slow sales months will reverse course. Also in the news were small-scale but big-deal updates to the 2021 Hyundai Veloster N and 2021 Lexus NX.
But that’s not everything that was happening in the automotive space.