Counterpoint CES2020

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…

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…

Global Passenger Electric Vehicle Sales Fall 8% in Q3 2019

The top three brands, Tesla, BAIC Group and BYD Auto accounted for 40% of total EV sales during Q3 2019. Subsidy reductions in China continued to…

Counterpoint Global EV Shipments

Top Five EV Models Account for One-Third of Total Sales

Overview: The automotive industry is transitioning towards e-mobility. The USA and China are the leading countries in the global electric vehicle…

MG Motors EV Event

Post Event Coverage: Building an EV Ecosystem: MG Motors Shows How it’s Done!

In readiness for its forthcoming EV launch in the country, MG Motor India is creating an end-to-end ecosystem for the ZS EV, in association with its…

Are Electric Vehicles Safe?

Technological improvements and falling prices of battery technology will see more electric vehicles (EV) on the road in the coming years. Many…

BMW Posts Strong Growth in Q3 2019; Big Plans for EV, AV and Shared Mobility

BMW recorded its highest ever sales for a third-quarter due to rising demand for SUVs among younger generations, a balanced delivery distribution of…

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…

Post Event Coverage: EVConIndia

Counterpoint’s Consulting Director, Vinay Piparsania, was a panellist this week on “4 Wheelers-Paving the Road” at EVConIndia, organised by The Blue…

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,…

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…

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…

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…

Cars on the street

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…

Why Internet Giants Are Rushing To Enter The China EV Market?

China is roughly a 16 million unit car market this year in terms of new sales and will grow to roughly 20 million units in 2020. However, there is a…