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. 07 Sep 2022  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    European OEM Strategies for Passenger Car CO2 Emissions Compliance Towards 2030

    The Tipping Point for OEMs to Move to Zero-emissions Driving as a Means for Compliance is Fast Approaching

    Industry-wide fleet average CO2 emission targets for 2025 have been set to be 15% lower than 2020 levels, while 2030 levels will be 37.5% lower than 2020 levels. These targets are more stringent and are for cars only (separate targets are set for LCVs). Once the focus area for emission reduction, developments in IC engines no longer play an inte...

    $2,450.00
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 05 Feb 2021  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Transformation of Electric Vehicle Charging Technologies, Forecast to 2027

    11kW On-board Chargers Likely to become a Standard on BEVs by 2027

    The automotive industry is evolving rapidly, both in terms of technology and in tackling environmental issues. Electric vehicles (EVs) have been introduced as a clean energy initiative and are just now becoming an integral part of OEMs business strategies. Automakers like Volkswagen, Hyundai-Kia, and Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi (RNM) are creating sep...

    $4,950.00
  8. 22 Jan 2021  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Electric Vehicle (EV) Regulation Overview in Key European Markets 2020

    Cash Incentives to be Discontinued in the Next 3–5 years; Non-cash Incentives to Prevail for at least 10 Years

    The 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 and have come a long way to become an integral part of OEMs’ business strategies. Automakers such as PSA and Volkswagen are creati...

    $2,450.00
  9. 10 Dec 2020  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Strategic Analysis of the Electric Vehicle Market in Norway

    The Benchmark for EV Adoption

    The automotive industry is rapidly evolving in terms of technology and tackling environmental issues. Electric vehicles (EVs) have been introduced as a clean energy initiative as they have low or zero emissions and are becoming an integral part of the OEMs business strategies. Automakers are creating separate EV business units to prepare for the ex...

    $4,950.00
  10. 09 Dec 2020  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Strategic Analysis of the EV Market in Netherlands

    A Rapidly Growing Market Driven by Europe’s Largest Charging Network and Strong Incentives

    The global automotive industry is evolving in terms of technology while tackling environmental issues. It has introduced electric vehicles (EVs) as a clean energy alternative to conventional internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles. EVs have low or zero carbon emissions and have become an integral part of automotive OEMs business strategies. Autom...

    $4,950.00