The brands choosing to pull ads from the social media giant are voluntarily giving up a key piece of a digital ad strategy that's even more important as the industry attempts to recover from a dismal second-quarter.
Moody's Investors Service projects a 20 percent slump in global light-vehicle sales in 2020 and take several years to return to 2019 levels.
Suppliers to the 2020 Subaru Legacy include TOA(USA), Delfingen, Hemmelrath, Zanini Auto, Adler Pelzer, AGC Automotive, North American Lighting, Nissin Brake, Rheinmetall Automotive, Autoneum and Mitsuboshi Belting.
Driver-monitoring systems are playing a larger role in preventing drowsy and distracted driving. As automated features get added to vehicles, they can help humans avoid complacency.
Mitsubishi's recent announcement that it will scale back operations in megamarkets including China and Europe raises questions about whether the company will maintain its goals for the brand in the U.S.