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Is the auto industry ready for the world of 2030?

Is the auto industry ready for the world of 2030?

2030 - the new 2020? The automotive industry is entering a 15-year period of societal and industrial development more rapid than ever before. For so long a convenient, vague, far-away target, 2020 is suddenly just around the corner, so it is to the world of 2030 that we now look for the next round of change. But how different will that world be? And what role will the automotive industry play in that world?

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India’s new vehicle market: Prospects to 2019

India's new vehicle market: Prospects to 2019

This Automotive World report examines India’s LV and HCV markets, and outlines how, over the forecast period, further increases are anticipated in the LV market, exceeding 4 million units for the first time. According to the forecast, the HCV market will, in 2018, also reach a new peak.

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The auto industry in 2015: half-term report

The auto industry in 2015: half term report

Key stakeholders from the global light vehicle, trucking and supplier sectors offer unique insight into the developments of the global automotive industry in the first half of 2015, and look ahead to the second half and full year.

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US truck industry prepares for GHG Phase II

US truck industry prepares for GHG Phase II

In February 2014, President Obama called for new heavy duty (HD) truck emissions standards. A draft of the proposed Phase II greenhouse gas (GHG) and fuel economy rule is expected to be published in June 2015. After a period of consultation, the final Phase II rule will be published in 2016.

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Ford Motor Company model plans and production outlook to 2019

Ford Motor Company model plans and production outlook to 2019

Ford reported production of 6.32 million vehicles in 2014, a 0.5% decrease from 2013. This exclusive Automotive World report looks at how Ford will grow to selling over 8 million units by 2019, the end of the forecast period. This figure is made up not just of Blue Oval brand sales, but also Lincoln, with Ford committing to a major strategic push to reinvigorate the brand and triple sales to about 300,000upa by 2020.

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Engine Plant Database – 2015 Edition

Engine plant database - 2015 Edition

Automotive World’s “Engine Plant Database – 2015 Edition” contains production data for light and heavy vehicle engines in 2014. Delivered in an Excel file, the data focuses on engines for on-highway applications, excluding agriculture, construction, marine, gen-sets, etc. The plant locations refer to the commonly-used descriptions, but may be described differently in other sources.

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Asia’s new vehicle market: Prospects to 2019

Asia's new vehicle market: Prospects to 2019

This exclusive Automotive World report focuses on ten Asian markets: Australia, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, S. Korea, Taiwan and Thailand. Across the region there were some 168 million cars and CVs in circulation in 2013/14, as well as the significant numbers of 2- and 3-wheelers. After two successive years of growth, the region's light vehicle (LV) market dipped in 2014 to 11.5 million units, and HCV sales fell to 401,000 units, the second successive year of decline.

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