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Weekly Update: COVID-19 Impact On Global Automotive Industry

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NIO’s Battery-as-a-Service (BaaS) Strategy: A Smart Move

Nio has launched battery as a service (BaaS) under Nio-Power, offering charging and swapping of batteries for EV owners. BaaS users can buy a Nio car…

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Tesla’s Chinese Foray: Why, What and How

In 2018, Tesla CEO Elon Musk signed an agreement with the Shanghai regional government to set up the first Gigafactory in China. Here we discuss why…

Tesla Q1 2020: Manages to Stay Profitable

Key Highlights Tesla ended Q1 2020 with US$5.1 billion in revenues, up 37.8% from last year. The company earned a small profit of US$16 million,…

Regulatory Gridlocks Slowing Down EV Growth in US

Summary The US remains an important market for automakers, accounting for 20% of vehicles and about 15% of EV sales globally. However, regulatory…

COVID-19: Impact on global automotive industry

COVID-19 Impact: Global Automakers Remain Gloomy; Expecting Further Declines

Overview While China is progressing toward recovery from the COVID-19 with a strong bounce-back seen in some vehicle sales, other regions are seeing…

COVID 19 Impact on Global Automotive Industry

COVID-19 Leading Global Automotive Industry to Recession

Overview While China is recovering from the worst impact of the coronavirus, the focus has shifted to Europe and the USA. Factories in Hubei…

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COVID-19 Impact Scenarios on China’s Automotive Industry

The COVID-19 outbreak continues to develop fast. There are signs of successful containment in some areas in China, while fears grow accelerating…

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Why is Toyota Partnering with Panasonic to Make EV Batteries?

Background In January 2019, Toyota and Panasonic announced they were forming a joint venture (JV), to manufacture prismatic batteries for electric…

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Global Automotive Outlook and Trends: 2020 and Beyond

The global automotive industry is entering into a new decade in which we expect a series of unprecedented challenges, but also opportunities – and it…

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Tesla Q4 2019: Remains Profitable; Focuses on Fast Growth

Tesla posted its Q4 2019 results, increasing its total automotive revenues in 2019 over 2018. Even though the company managed profitability for two…

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Top 10 Automotive Announcements in CES 2020

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), one of the largest global platforms to showcase consumer electronics technologies and innovation, was held in…

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New Entrants to Autonomous Vehicle Solutions Will Drive the Market in the Coming Decade

Autonomous driving is one of the most important applications for semiconductors in the next five years. The artificial intelligent (AI) chip in the…

India Automotive Industry: Struggling in 2020?

Demand for new cars declined sharply in 2019, forcing automakers to cut production across the year. Sales were expected to revive during the annual…

Tesla Q3 2019: Profits and Progress to Autonomy

Tesla beat Wall Street’s expectations in 3Q 2019, and by some margin. After losing over US$1 billion during 1H 2019, it registered a profit of US$143…

Transforming Two Wheeler Rides with Connected Technology

As the automotive industry veers towards digitalization, vehicle telematics solutions are transforming connected two-wheelers (2W) from concept to…

Global HUD Shipments to Reach 15.6 Million Units by 2025

With increasing road accidents in the world, the demand for embedded Head-up display (HUD) is rising. HUD ensures easy and safe reading of critical…

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…