Powertrain Market Research Reports

Increasing pressure on reducing emissions and enhancing fuel economy are amongst key factors that are changing the mobility landscape. It is driving OEMs to look beyond their ecosystem and disrupt traditional chains by adopting altered powertrain strategies, invest in green technologies such as powertrain electrification, mass market conceptual technologies introduce never seen product mix and utilize innovative business models.
Frost & Sullivan analyses opportunities in a chain of sustainable, efficient powertrain technologies as the industry is moving towards novel ways of CO2-neutral mobility for the future.

Frost & Sullivan’s Global Automotive Powertrain and Electric Vehicle program area takes a 360-view of the industry, examining and analyzing product, geographic, technological, and business trends covering the entirety of the market. Key areas that the program explores are:

·    Mega Trends and Emission Regulations driving change in powertrain technology adoption
·    Emission Reduction & Fuel-efficient Gasoline and Diesel Engine Technology trends (downsizing, turbocharging, powertrain lightweighting, direct injection, VVT, SCR, GPF, LNT, cylinder deactivation, GPF, etc)
·    Drivetrain and Transmission Technology trends
·    Trends within electrification of powertrain (48V mild hybrid systems, full hybrids, battery electric cars, plug in electric cars, fuel cell cars)
·    Electric vehicle technology research – Battery, motors, charging infrastructure, etc
·    Issue based research such as emission testing procedures, EV related innovative business model research and so on
·    End consumer attitudes and perception of gasoline, diesel, hybrids, EVs and other powertrain technologies

We work closely with leading automotive OEMs, suppliers and technology firms to help them find the opportunities in this sea of change. Our holistic yet substantial research services enable us to stay at the forefront of change in this dynamic market, and enable our clients to achieve the same.

  1. 26 Apr 2019  |  North America  |  Market Research

    US Consumers’ Priorities, Preferences, and Willingness to Pay for Powertrain Systems and Features, 2018

    Customers are Willing to Consider xEVs While Purchasing their Next Car

    Declining diesel share gives rise to newer opportunities for electric vehicles. Understanding consumer needs becomes quintessential toward driving future mobility developments. This research focuses on consumer needs and their willingness to pay for various powertrain features and electric vehicles. The respondents were questioned based on numerous...


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  2. 31 May 2012  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    2010 Europe Consumer Attitudes and Perceptions Towards Sustainability, Environment and Alternative Powertrains

    Diesel Powertrains to Maintain the Status Quo in Europe in the Short-to-Medium Term

    The aim of this study is to understand consumers sustainability and environmental priorities in their lives and in their choice of vehicle. The study aims to determine consumer perceptions and attitudes towards different environmental and sustainability factors and evaluate the importance of each in determining the characteristics of the future po...


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  3. The study provides a comprehensive analysis of opinions of Indian automotive customers on the powertrain technologies features in automobiles sold within India. The customer preferences and opinions regarding automotive fuel, transmission type, automatic transmission, manual transmission, parameters considered in new vehicle purchase, Eco-Driving, ...


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  4. CO2 reduction in cars has been the center of attraction, more than ever, since the global recession hammered economies around the world. Europe has been advancing quite significantly with respect to reduction of CO2 from cars augmented by introduction of a CO2 based vehicle registration and circulation tax. The years running up to 2012 will be also...


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  5. Consumer research study focussing on European Attitudes and Perceptions towards Sustainability, Environment and Alternate Powertrains. Sample of 2,648 consumers across Europe. The research study involved consumers 17 years and above with a good mix of both genders owning different vehicle segment cars.


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  6. This research study aims to provide an insight into the engine technologies market globally. The different regions covered include Europe, North America, Japan, India, South Africa, Russia and China. Engine attributes such as engine displacement, engine configuration, injection pressure, injection events are dealt in detail for all the regions.


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  7. This research service provides information about consumer attitudes and perception towards engine / fuel types, powertrain characteristics,new technologies and importance of these factors when purchasing a new vehicle.This also establishes the desirability and willingness to pay by consumer research groups within Russian market. Driveline (4WD) use...


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  8. This research study aims to provide an insight into the powertrain modules & systems market in Europe. Drivers and restraints to the market, factors influencing powertrain systems implementation, supplier responsibility levels, business models, VM platform strategies and Supply chain are the issues analysed in detail as a part of the study. The stu...


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  9. This study provides a detailed analysis of customer attributes and perceptions towards powertrain features and new technologies in Europe. Countries include U.K., Italy, Spain, France and Germany. An analysis of customer awareness and willingness to pay more for powertrain features has been carried out in the study. This study also contains custome...


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