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.

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25 Mar 2019  |  North America

Global Electric Vehicle Market Outlook, 2019

Over 2.8 Million Electric Vehicles are Likely to be Sold in 2019 With China Being the Leader With 57% Market Share

About 2 million electric vehicles were sold globally out of which 68.7% were battery electric vehicles (BEV) and 31.3% were plugin hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV) recording a y-o-y market growth of 57.3%. China retained its market leadership for the 5th consecutive year with a 55.5% share, selling approximately 1.1 million electric vehicles (75% of...

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08 Apr 2019  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

Understanding Indian Consumers’ Priorities, Preferences and Willingness to Purchase Hybrid and Electric Vehicles, 2017

65% Customers want Electric Vehicles to Look Exceptional

Understanding consumer needs is quintessential for driving future mobility developments. This research focuses on consumer awareness and their willingness to pay for hybrid vehicles and electric vehicles (EVs). The respondents were questioned based on numerous factors such as technology awareness, preferred vehicle range, features, ease of charging...

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02 Apr 2019  |  North America

Global Powertrain Outlook, 2019

Diesel Engine to Continue its Decline, E-Mobility and 48V to Boom, and Cleaner Gasoline Engine Technologies to Surface

This research service provides an in-depth analysis of powertrain technologies and the strategic imperatives of upcoming diesel/gasoline technology, technology roadmaps, and technology advancements. The study highlights current and future product plans of various manufacturers and their growth potential. Emission regulations are tightening across t...

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25 Apr 2019  |  North America

Global Diesel Engine Technology Roadmap for Heavy-Duty Trucks

Despite the Push for Electric Vehicles, Diesel Propulsion is Likely to Account for 77.3% of HD Truck Sales in 2030. Upcoming Regulations in Developing Countries providing strong Opportunities for OEMs

Greenhouse gas/fuel efficiency regulations in TRIAD countries and increasingly stringent tailpipe emission standards in developing countries will shape the powertrain strategies of OEMs over the next decade. This study provides an overview of key future fuel efficiency and tailpipe emission regulations across different regions for heavy-duty comme...

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22 May 2019  |  North America

Global Lithium-ion Battery Production and Capacity Expansion, Forecasts to 2025

Installed Production Capacity of Top 10 Suppliers to Expand from 150 GWh in 2018 to about 740 GWh by 2025, at a CAGR of 25.58%

The automotive industry is evolving rapidly in terms of technology as well as tackling environmental issues. Electric vehicles (EVs) 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 like PSA and Volkswagen (VW) are crea...

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31 May 2019  |  Europe

Global Electric Vehicle (EV) Market Sales, H1 2018

Approximately 1.6 Million EVs are Likely to be Sold in 2018

This study analyzes the global EV market in the first half of 2018. The geographical scope includes China, France, Germany, Japan, Norway, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and the United States. The global EV market is likely to reach sales of 1.6 million units in 2018, up from 1,284,435 units in 2017. Approximately 18 new models are likely to b...

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06 Jun 2019  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

Strategic Analysis of the Indian EV & Hybrid Electric Vehicle Market, 2017–2030

With the Push from the Indian Government towards All-electric Vehicles, the Penetration of EVs and FHEVs is Expected to Reach as High as 2 Million Vehicles by 2030

Tightening emissions standards coupled with plaguing pollution levels have begun to shift the dynamics of the Indian automotive market. While xEV (electric and hybrid vehicles) have gained traction in developed nations internationally, they are yet to do so in the Indian market. However, projections show that in 2030 about 2 million xEVs will be so...

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21 Jun 2018  |  Global

Executive Analysis of BMW’s Global Powertrain Strategies, Forecast to 2030

Fully Electric Cars Could Constitute Up to 23% of Sales; Powertrain Modularity to be the Key to a Sustainable Transition

This study outlines the powertrain strategies of BMW AG for the next decade. An analysis of advancements in combustion engine technology, transmission technology, hybrid and electric propulsion strategies, and lightweighting approaches has been included in the research. This study gives a comprehensive picture of the kind of transformation the comp...

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16 Jul 2018  |  Europe

European Consumers’ Attitudes towards Diesel, Hybrid and Electric Cars—Key Findings, 2016

Customers are Aware and Willing to Consider xEVs as their Next Car Purchase

This is an end-consumer survey on the attitude and perception towards diesel, hybrid and electric cars. The aim of this study is to understand consumers’ perceptions and attitude towards gasoline, diesel engines, hybrid and electric cars and further analyse their switching behaviour from diesel to hybrid/electric vehicles. About 2,525 end-consume...

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16 Nov 2017  |  North America

Global Executive Analysis of the Fuel Cell Passenger Car Market, Forecast to 2030

Fuel Cell Technology Development and Optimisation to be Heavily Driven by Incentives and Investments

Research Scope: The research focuses on the legislative measures that have been taken by the Government globally to implement and adopt fuel cell vehicles and bring in new business models for private and public sectors to develop the hydrogen fuel stations across the world. Private and public sectors have constantly provided investments and funding...

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