Monthly Briefing – June 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 June 2016

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

  • Dr. Tae-Won Lim, VP, Central Advanced Research and Engineering Institute, Hyundai Motor Group
  • Erik Coelingh, Senior Technical Leader – Safety and Driver Support Technologies, Volvo Car
  • Dag Reckhorn, VP Global Manufacturing, Faraday Future
  • John Zalewski, Global Product Manager, Magna Powertrain
  • Charles Ortiz, Director of Artificial Intelligence, Nuance
  • Jacob Fuest, Head of the Automotive Innovation Center, Allianz Global Automotive

Also in this issue:

  • Industry 4.0 tech lightens the load at Bosch’s Feuerbach plant
  • COMMENT: There’s exploiting flexibility within test procedures – and there’s getting caught
  • COMMENT: Automotive scandals offer valuable insights for C-suites
  • PSA Group embarks on powertrain revision rampage
  • Disconnects on gender diversity stifling innovation
  • Mobile – the new battleground for automotive marketing
  • ‘All of a sudden comes the crisis’ – MMC scandal spurs Nissan tie-up
  • MAUT data for April 2016 shows a calming in Euro VI adoption
  • HD output improvement does little to help Brazil’s ailing CV industry
  • COMMENT: Whole vehicle or engine-only? GHG arguments rumble on

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