VW and Ford: The New Wave of Transformations has Begun

Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen AG’s decision to broaden their global alliance, beyond just commercial vehicles and vans, is certainly one of the…

How Far Away are Autonomous Vehicles?

Recent developments in autonomous vehicles (AVs) have been encouraging with numerous tests proving safety and reliability improvements. Tesla…

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Yet Another Set of Automotive Regulations to Comply in India

Every year in April, the beginning of a new fiscal year for the Indian Government as well as most Indian companies, automotive OEMs and component…

Smart and Connected-MG Motors Raises Bar for Fully Connected Cars in India

At possibly the most awaited car launch for 2019, MG Motor India (MG), a subsidiary of China’s SAIC Motor, introduced its upcoming MG Hector as an…

Global Electric Vehicle Car Sales to Reach 2 Million Units in 2019

Electric vehicle car sales demonstrating growth in most regions of the world. Over 10 million electric vehicles expected to be sold annually by…

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2019 – Another Turbulent Year Ahead for Automakers?

Just two months into the year and 2019 is already turning worrisome for global automakers. China continues to slow down, the United States is…

How Do Automakers Generate Additional Revenues from Connected Vehicles?

Connected vehicles provide auto manufacturers, and adjacent industries, the opportunity to establish beneficial relationships with customers over the…

Definite Fault Lines in China’s 2018 Car Sales: A Reason for Concern?

China, the world's largest and fastest growing car market, is showing signs of losing steam; it recorded negative growth for the first time in 20…

Are Automotive Suppliers in Sync with Emerging Technology Requirements?

In recent years, the automotive industry has undergone significant transformations, triggered by the convergence of disruptive technologies and…

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Impacts of a No-Deal Brexit for UK and European Auto Industry

A short-term deterioration to UK and European automotive sales was always anticipated under Brexit. No-Brexit Deal Looms While the UK government has…

Indian Public Transport Vehicles To Be Safer Through Mandated Connected Technology

In what is certainly a clear, definitive and integrated application of vehicular connected technology in the country, the Indian Government has…

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Automotive Consolidations and Alliances – The Next Wave

The next wave of consolidation and alliances in the global automotive industry is already happening. Pressure for Consolidation Triggered by the rise…

Lining Up for the Big Indian EV Race

Despite some thoughtful initiatives over the last few years, the electric vehicles (EV) industry in India, remains nascent. In fiscal 2017-2018,…

Steps to Building a Sustainable Ecosystem for EVs in India

The Growing Interest in EVs India has seen a flurry of activity over the past few weeks, specifically on electric vehicles (EVs). Some official and…

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Powering Electric Vehicle Dominance – Lessons from China and Norway

Based on figures reported in the latest edition of the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) Global Electric Vehicles Outlook, over one million…

Connected Vehicles: The Next Big Thing for Digital India?

Connected vehicles are conceivably the most exciting concept powered by IoT at this time. Cars today are already being packed with more electronics…

Shared Mobility vs. Car Ownership: A Clear Emerging Trend for Digital India

Based on recent published estimates, over 850 million Indians are below the age of 35. With these younger people adopting new global trends far…