Monthly Briefing – October 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 October 2016

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

  • Bruno Blin, Executive VP, Volvo Group, and President, Renault Trucks
  • Volker Mornhinweg, Director, Mercedes-Benz Vans
  • Josh Switkes, Chief Executive, Peloton Technology
  • Hakan Agnevall, President, Volvo Buses
  • Mike Jellen, President and Chief Operating Officer, Velodyne
  • Michael Ruf, Head of CV and Aftermarket division, Continental
  • Roberto Cortes, Chief Executive, MAN Latin America
  • Dr Michiel van Ratingen, Secretary General, Euro NCAP
  • Alejandro Furas, President, Latin NCAP
  • Besaliel Bothelho, Chief Executive, Robert Bosch Latin America
  • Jose Maria Serra, Chief Executive, Ficosa Brazil

Also in this issue:

  • Focus on Brazil
  • Focus on truck safety
  • COMMENT: Mobility makes its marque at Paris 2016
  • A closer look at the VW-Navistar deal
  • E-mobility key in transformation to advanced mobility provider, says VW
  • Generation X – Cummins’ latest weapon in the verticalisation battle
  • COMMENT: How safe must autonomous vehicles be, and how do we get there?
  • US automated vehicle policy marks next-step for auto industry

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