Monthly Briefing – April 2016

AW Monthly is Automotive World’s exclusive emagazine, featuring the top content from Each issue features Automotive World’s usual mix of analysis and comment, as well as exclusive interviews with senior executives from the passenger car and commercial vehicle sectors.

Welcome to the latest issue of AW Monthly

AW Monthly April 2016

The April edition of AW Monthly includes the usual mix of analysis and comment, as well as exclusive interviews with:

  • Dieter Zetsche, Chief Executive, Daimler
  • Håkan Samuelsson, President and Chief Executive, Volvo Cars
  • Raj Nair, Executive Vice President of Product Development and Chief Technology Officer, Ford
  • Paul Mascarenas, President and Chairman of the Executive Board, FISITA
  • Matt Jones, President, GENIVI Alliance
  • Dinesh Paliwal, Chief Executive, Harman
  • Swamy Kotagiri, Chief Technical Officer, Magna
  • Dr Mark Rosekind, Administrator, NHTSA

Also in this issue:

  • Auto industry cautious on potential ‘Brexit’ implications
  • Geneva 2016: papering over the cracks?
  • Challenges lurk for auto firms despite stable global growth
  • From election uncertainty to railway rivalry, NAFTA’s CV challenges mount
  • Electric buses could ‘replace every diesel bus on the road’
  • Recycling could cut carbon fibre cost by 50%
  • Inside Westport’s Michigan technical centre
  • Automotive cyber security entering a ‘perfect storm’

We hope you enjoy this issue of AW Monthly, and as always, we welcome your thoughts and suggestions; email us at

Martin Kahl
Editor, Automotive World