Monthly Briefing – November 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 November 2016

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

  • Peter Gutzmer, Chief Technology Officer, Schaeffler
  • Volker Mornhinweg, Director, Mercedes-Benz Vans
  • Daan Kersten, Co-Founder and Chief Executive, Additive Industries
  • José Avila, Head of Powertrain, Continental
  • Jonathan Allen, Acting Director, Auto-ISAC
  • Fernando Cestari de Rizzo, VP, Automotive Business Unit, Tupy
  • Tom Stricker, VP Product Regulatory Affairs, Toyota Motor North America

Also in this issue:

  • UK government secures Sunderland with unspecified commitment
  • Daimler engine plant latest in a series of FDI wins for Poland
  • Indian auto industry rides high on GST
  • Recovery and regulations create opportunities for auto suppliers in Brazil
  • COMMENT: Not without pain – Volkswagen diesel crisis, Year Two
  • Outlook 2017: the drivers and passengers of global auto industry growth
  • COMMENT: Time for an update in US mail van design
  • Toolmaker turns up the heat on 3D printing

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