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. 22 Dec 2022  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Strategic Profile of BYD

    BYD’s Improved Battery Technology Promotes Industry Convergence and Achieves Higher Competitiveness in the Mega Trend of Electrification

    This strategic analysis offers an overview of BYD, primarily focusing on China Mainland and the countries to which it exports. BYD was a battery company before it joined the automotive manufacturing industry. With its rich background in batteries, it is the first EV OEM with a vertically integrated value chain and leader in the global EV market. ...

    $2,450.00
  2. 24 Jan 2022  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Chinese Battery Swap Growth Opportunities

    The Transformational Growth of Traditional Electric Vehicle Charging Solutions and the Innovative Battery-as-a-Service Business Model Lead to Intense Competition in the Market

    Battery swap services are emerging solutions in China and the world. They provide quick battery replacement in 3-10 minutes. In addition, in comparison to traditional charging solutions, they offer significant time savings. Charging solutions in the Chinese electric vehicle (EV) market are being revolutionized. The government encourages the use ...

    $2,450.00
  3. 20 Oct 2021  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    ASEAN Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Growth Opportunities

    The Transformative Mega Trends Driving Energy-efficient and Electrification Technologies in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand

    Major Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN) countries rely on internal combustion engine (ICE) passenger vehicles. National incomes and infrastructure development also drive motorcycles’ popularity. Hybrid and electric vehicle penetration only accounted for 0.3%, 1.3%, and 9%, respectively, in the total new passenger vehicle sales in Indo...

    $2,450.00
  4. 19 Aug 2021  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Theme 0: Steps Needed for Electrification to Take off in South East Asia—Voice of Industry Thought Leaders

    Intelligent Mobility Event, Japan, 2021

    COVID-19s impact on the electric vehicles (EVs) market has been limited since EV development has been incorporated into every leading OEMs long-term growth strategy. The main challenges to mass EV adoption relate to battery costs, battery chemistries, charging times, and charging infrastructure. These are being addressed by stakeholders across the ...

    $2,450.00
  5. 16 Aug 2021  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    South Korean Electric Vehicle Growth Opportunities

    Technology Strategy of South Korea will Transform it into a Leader with Global Influence

    Automotive industry is rapidly evolving in terms of technology as well as tackling environmental issues. Electric vehicles (EVs) have been introduced as a clean energy initiative due to low or zero emissions and have come a long way to become an integral part of OEMs’ business strategies. Automakers are creating separate EV business units to...

    $4,950.00
  6. 03 Jun 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa  |  Market Research

    Indian Electric Vehicle (EV) Growth Opportunities

    Battery Swapping, Emerging New Business Models, and Growing Charging Infrastructure are Expected to Drive Electric Vehicles in India

    Battery Swapping, Emerging New Business Models & Growing Charging Infrastructure are expected to drive the Electric Vehicle Industry in India Automotive industry is rapidly evolving in terms of technology as well as tackling environmental issues. Electric vehicles have been introduced as a clean energy initiative, as they have low or zero emissions...

    $4,950.00
  7. 31 Mar 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa  |  Market Research

    Digitization Powers the Indian Passenger Vehicle Industry, Outlook 2021

    New Business Models Involving Virtual Showrooms, Online Platforms, and Subscription Services Create Growth Opportunities

    Indias automotive industry is one of the 5 largest in the world. Currently, the countrys passenger vehicle (PV) sector accounts for nearly 7.5% of gross domestic product (GDP) and nearly 49.0% of manufacturing GDP. In the recent past, the Indian PV industry took a massive qualitative jump as vehicles became increasingly safer and environment-friend...

    $4,950.00
  8. 22 Feb 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa  |  Market Research

    Profiles of Key Electric Vehicle (EV) Manufacturers Making an Impact on the Indian Market

    The Two-wheeler Segment is Witnessing the Emergence of a Number of Start-ups, which is Driving Competition and Advancements in Technology

    The automotive industry is rapidly evolving in terms of technology and its ability to tackle environmental issues. Electric vehicles (EVs) have been introduced as a clean energy initiative as they offer low or zero emissions and have come a long way to become an integral part of OEMs business strategies. Automakers are creating separate EV business...

    $2,450.00
  9. 26 Sep 2019  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Strategic Analysis of China’s Electric Passenger Vehicle Market, 2018–2025

    New Energy Vehicles (NEVs) and Government Regulations to Rapidly Boost Chinese EV Market

    In 2018, Chinese electric passenger vehicle sales increased by 78.3% year-on-year and achieved total sales of 1,181,920 units. Going forward, the electric passenger vehicle market is forecasted to experience rapid growth at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 29.9% during 2018–2025. China’s electric passenger vehicle market is greatly boos...

    $3,000.00
  10. 02 Aug 2019  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Strategic Analysis of the Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure in China, 2018–2025

    With the Increase in the Number of Electric Vehicles, Public Charging Points in Operation are Likely to Reach 4 Million Units by 2025

    About 1.05 million units of electric vehicles (EVs) were sold in China in 2018. Battery electric vehicle (BEV) segment dominated the Chinese EV market with a 74.8% share, or sales of 788,000 units, in the year. The country is implementing the China V emission standard. Shanghai and Guangzhou are likely to pioneer the upgrade to the China VIB standa...

    $3,000.00