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How Competition is Driving Innovation in the EV Battery Market

Electric vehicle (EVs) have emerged as a focal point of realizing eco-friendly policies across the world. Increasingly, automobile OEMs recognize…

How Far Away are Autonomous Vehicles?

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

Tesla Misses Q1 2019 Expectations with Increasing Competition

The first quarter of 2019 was expected to be a tough one for Tesla. The cut in the US tax credit for Tesla cars from January 1, 2019, model upgrades,…

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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…

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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…

Could Germany Reduce Its Auto Industry’s Reliance on Batteries from Asia?

The EU wants to foster home-grown companies to compete with Chinese and Korean competitors and to take battery cell production into its own hands.…

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…

Understanding Ford’s GoBike User Dynamic

Increasing urbanization and road congestion are pushing commuters toward alternative modes of transportation for short and medium distance journeys.…

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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…

Global Auto Business Summit 2018 Counterpoint

Meet Counterpoint at Global Auto Business Summit, 2018

We will be attending the Global Auto Business Summit on November 29, 2018 Our analysts Vinay Piparsania and Aman Madhok will be attending the Global…

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…

Government Support: A Key Factor Responsible for Thriving China Electric Bus Market

Market Overview The Chinese electric bus market has seen significant growth, growing from just 4,100 units to 105,000 units during the period from…

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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…