Monthly Briefing – January 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.

AW Monthly January 2016

Welcome to the latest issue of AW Monthly

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

  • Tom von Bonsdorff, Managing Director, Volvo Cars India
  • Vinod Aggarwal, Chief Executive, Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV)
  • Dan Nicholson, VP Powertrain, General Motors
  • Toby Peters, Chief Executive, Dearman
  • Piere Labat, Vice President and General Manager of Automotive, Novelis Europe
  • Guillaume Berthier, Global Commercial Director, Renault EVs
  • Hans Schumacher, Chief Executive of Division Application Technology, Durr 

Also in this issue:

  • What will 2016 mean for the automotive world?
  • The automotive world in 2016, as seen from Washington
  • Vehicle manufacturing in 2016: Five trends to watch
  • Is LNG finding a foothold in North America?
  • Vehicle electrification: five to watch in 2016
  • Autonomous vehicle testing – who’s doing it in public, and where
  • Global trends collide to shake India’s CV powertrain development

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