Global sales of electric vehicles are set to start growing rapidly in the next decade, according to a new study. The report by Germany’s Center of Automotive Management (CAM) said that, so far, car buyers are still showing little interest in EVs. “But on the basis of technological innovation and a change in the political Read More..
China is expanding its leadership position in electric vehicles, according to two new studies. Germany’s Center of Automotive Management (CAM) said carmakers sold 170,000 EVs in China in the first six months of 2016, compared with 66,000 in the US, 22,000 in Norway and 16,000 in France. EV sales rose in each of these countries, Read More..
China looks set to solidify its position as the world’s biggest car market, as vehicle demand in second- and third-tier megacities offsetsÂ the negative impact of growing political and economic risk. According to Germany’s Center of Automotive Management (CAM), Chinese passenger-car sales rose 8.3 pc to 19.9 million units in 2015. The total is forecastÂ to rise Read More..
Toyota and Volkswagen Group have been the top automotive innovators in the past 10 years, according to a new ranking compiled by Germany’s Center of Automotive Management. The think tank looked at the best 100 innovations from global carmakers over the past decade. The ranking was based on market and technology relevance as well as Read More..
A new study predicts that Volkswagen Group, which wants to be the world’s biggest automaker in terms of unit sales by 2018, could achieve that goal this year already. Europe’s largest automaker has “a good chance” to reach the target in 2014 after selling more cars than Toyota in the first half of the year, Read More..
Dassault Systems has grouped several of its applications in a package designed to manage the complexity of building increasingly electrified vehicles. The simulation software, CAD/CAM and product lifecycle management specialist said its “Smart, Safe & Connected Car” solution will accelerate the development of embedded systems while helping automakers meet all standards and requirements. “With this Read More..