2017 Global Automotive Industry Outlook

Vehicle Sales to Reach 93.2 Million Units as New Business Models Disrupt the Landscape


This research service presents the 2017 outlook for the global automotive industry. It illustrates the changes in regional markets in 2016 and analyzes expected market performance in 2017. It delves into original equipment manufacturer (OEM) strategies to excel in target markets and segments, and introduces technology trends for 2017. This study will benefit the entire automotive value chain, including OEMs, car rental and fleet companies, financial service providers, carsharing operators, technology solution providers, and a host of other industry participants looking to understand current automotive trends and their implications. Detailed information is provided on powertrains, electric vehicles, connectivity and telematics, the aftermarket, and mobility solutions. Growth opportunities and critical success factors also are presented.
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Table of Contents

1. Executive Summary
Highlights of 2016
Predictions for 2017
2. Research Scope and Segmentation
Research Scope
Vehicle Segmentation
3. Global Automotive Sales Trends
Global Light Vehicle Sales by Region in 2017—A Snapshot
Winners of 2016
Top 5 Markets by Sales Volume in 2016
Global Light Vehicle Sales by OEM—A Snapshot
Key Regional Market—Europe (G5 and E5)
Key Regional Markets—US and China
Key Regional Markets—BRIC Economies
Key Regional Market—Russia
Key Regional Markets—BRI, MISTA, Stan & Jan
Key Launches in 2016
Key Launches in 2017
4. Automotive Trends to Watch
Trend 1—Cognitive is the New Smart: Self-Learning in Cars
Trend 2—Autonomous Technology to Underpin Multimodal Mobility
Trend 3—Key Developments in Voice Recognition
Trend 4—In-Car Security
Trend 5—Digitization in the Automotive Industry
Trend 6—Automotive OEMs’ IoT Platforms
Trend 7—New Players Disrupting the Automotive Landscape
Trend 8—Boom in Electric Vehicle Investments + New Market Entrants
Trend 9—Range Anxiety to be Eliminated
Trend 10—OEMs Shift from Product to Service
Trend 11—Brexit and Trump to Result in Production Shifts
Trend 12—An Era of Digital Automotive Showrooms
Trend 13—eRetailing to Change the Face of the Aftermarket
Trend 14—Synergies Among Car Manufacturers
Trend 15—Health and Wellness
Trend 16—On-Demand Freight Management
Trend 17—Innovations in Car Financing
Trend 18—Used Car Sales to Grow in 2017
5. ASEAN Market Outlook
Highlights of 2016
Disruptive Trends for 2017
Predictions for 2017
Market Trends in Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand in 2017
Trend 1—Economic Recovery
Trend 2—Infrastructure Development
Trend 3—New Vehicle Launches and Facelifts
Trend 4—Currency Stability
Trend 5—Higher Consumer Confidence
ASEAN Vehicle Sales
6. Powertrain Outlook
Global Powertrain Mix—Sales Snapshot
Powertrain Split by Propulsion Type
Powertrain Sales and Technology Outlook
Powertrain Sales and Technology Outlook
Europe—Sales Forecast
Europe—Passenger Car Sales Trends
Breakthrough Trends and Start-Ups
Strategic Imperatives for Success and Growth
Outlook for 2017
7. E-Mobility Outlook
Highlights of 2016
Electric Vehicle Sales Outlook
Sales Forecast by Region and Technology
Overview of Government Incentives for PHEVs
Lithium-Ion Battery Cost Breakdown
Decline in Battery Prices to Make Electric Vehicles Affordable
Predictions for 2017
8. Autonomous Outlook
Highlights of 2016
OEM Progress in Automated Driving
Noteworthy Start-Ups in the Automated Vehicle Ecosystem
Introduction of Level 3 Automated Vehicles
Fastest-Growing Vision Technologies Enabling Automated Driving
Sensor Fusion—A Critical Step Towards Higher Levels of Automation
Retrofitted Solutions
Scenarios For Autonomous Driving Deployment
Predictions for 2017
9. Connectivity and Telematics Outlook
Highlights of 2016
As-a-Service Model Evolution
Targeted End Game—The Alphabet Ecosystem
Investment in Digital Transformation
Key Start-Ups in the Connectivity Industry
Predictions for 2017
10. Aftermarket Outlook
Highlights of 2016
Global Automotive Aftermarket—Top Trends of 2017
Global Automotive Aftermarket eRetailing Overview
Phases in eRetail Evolution—Transitioning from B2C to B2B
Digitization of Service Technologies
Emerging Business Models in Aftermarket eRetailing
Global Remanufacturing Industry Highlights
Predictions for 2017
11. Mobility Outlook
Highlights of 2016
Traditional Carsharing
eHailing Market
Ridesharing Market
OEM Mobility Strategies Overview
Car as a Service
Global Smart Cities
Mobility Integrators
Trends for 2017
12. Growth Opportunities, Critical Success Factors, and Conclusions
Growth Opportunities—Diversified Automotive Offerings
Strategic Imperatives for Success and Growth
Analysis of Select Start-Ups
Conclusions and 2017 Outlook
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List of Figures & Charts

1. Powertrain Outlook: Sales and Technology Outlook, Selected Regions, 2016–2017
2. Overview of Electric Vehicle Incentives, Select Countries, 2015
3. Lithium-Ion Battery Pack Price Range by Manufacturer, 2015–16
4. Automated Driving Sensor Suite Outlook, Global, 2016–2020


1. Light Vehicle Sales, Global, 2016 and 2017
2. OEM Automotive Sales, Global, 2015 and 2016*
3. Top 5 Light Vehicle Markets by Sales, Global, 2015 and 2016
4. Light Vehicle Sales of Top 15 OEMs, Global, 2016 and 2017
5. Light Vehicle Sales, G5 and E5, 2016 and 2017
6. Segment Sales as a % of Total Sales, US, 2012–2017
7. Light Vehicle Sales, BRIC, 2016 and 2017
8. Automotive Sales Forecast Scenario Analysis, Russia, 2013–2023
9. Light Vehicle Sales: MISTA and Stan & Jan, 2016 and 2017
10. Light Vehicle Sales: BRI, MISTA, Stan & Jan, 2016 and 2020
11. Key Model Launches*, Global, 2016
12. Key Model Launches*, Global, 2017
13. Connected Car Value Chain, Global, 2017
14. Announced and Probable Launches of Long-Range Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs), 2016–2021
15. Automotive Aftermarket eRetailing Penetration Forecast, Global, 2022
16. Synergies Among Car Manufacturers, Global, 2016 and 2025
17. Used Car Market, North America, 2013–2017
18. Used Car Market, Europe, 2013–2017
19. Automotive Market: Unit Shipment Forecasts, ASEAN, 2016 and 2017
20. Powertrain Outlook: Expected Light Vehicle Sales by Region and Powertrain, Global, 2017
21. Powertrain Outlook: Sales Split by Propulsion Type, Selected Countries, 2015–2017
22. Powertrain Outlook: Sales Forecast by OEM and Powertrain, Europe, 2016 and 2017
23. Powertrain Outlook: Gasoline vs. Diesel Share, Selected European Countries, 2015–2016
24. Powertrain Outlook: Passenger Vehicle Gasoline vs. Diesel Share and Diesel Sales, Selected European Countries, 2015–2016
25. Powertrain Outlook, Global, 2017
26. Electric Vehicle Sales by Country, 2016
27. Electric Vehicle Sales Breakdown by Region and Vehicle Type, Global, 2016
28. Electric Vehicle Sales Forecast by Region and Technology, 2016 and 2017
29. Lithium-Ion Battery Cost Breakdown, 2017
30. Lithium-Ion Battery Pack Pricing Trend and Forecast, 2010–2020
31. Automated Driving Market: Level 3 Automated Driving, Global, 2016
32. Retrofitted Automated Driving Solutions, Global, 2016
33. Alphabet’s Ecosystem, Global, 2017
34. Automotive IT Spending, Global, 2015
35. Automotive Aftermarket eRetailing Revenue, Global, 2015 and 2022
36. Automotive Aftermarket eRetailing Growth Opportunities, Global, 2015–2022
37. Automotive Aftermarket: eRetailing Parts Distribution, Global, 2016
38. Traditional Carsharing Market Overview, Global, 2016
39. eHailing Market Overview, Global, 2016
40. Ridesharing Market Overview, Europe and North America, 2016
41. OEM Mobility Strategies, Global, 2016
42. Automotive Outlook: Start-Up Analysis, Global, 2017
43. Conclusions and Automotive Outlook, Global, 2017



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