A new report published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) and industry analysts Frost & Sullivan says the UK is well positioned to lead the development of connected and autonomous vehicles (CAV). But it warns that “sustained support from government” and an orderly departure from the European Union are needed to maintain Read More..
Smarter mobility will reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 56 megatons by 2025, an amount equivalent to half the annual emissions generated by transport in the UK. That is one of the conclusions from a study conducted jointly by telecommunications group BT and market researchers Frost & Sullivan. Automotive companies would see a further 121 Read More..
Connected vehicles are expected to boost demand for ethernet in the car Automakers in Europe and North America are set to use more ethernet in their cars, as automotive architectures adapt to the demands of more consumer electronics functions. A study by analysts Frost & Sullivan predicts that, starting from almost zero today, premium vehicles Read More..
Apple’s recently announced automotive platform comes too late to make a major impact, a Frost & Sullivan analyst said in a press release. As a result, the software is likely to be used mostly by niche car brands, he said. “The announcement from Apple will not pose a big threat for the traditional automotive infotainment Read More..
More people will buy their cars online in coming years, providing a business opportunity for IT service providers, according to a new study. The study also says that many traditional dealerships will have to either change or die. The report, prepared by analysts at Frost & Sullivan, projects that 4 pc of global automotive retail Read More..
Global automakers will launch more than 150 new small city vehicles in the next eight years, with global mainstream car companies set to start production of 60 of them before 2018, according to a recent study by Frost & Sullivan. “Growing urbanization and changing mobility trends have triggered interest not just in fuel-efficient vehicles, but Read More..
Further improvements are needed in the way drivers control the growing array of infotainment and safety features in the car, Frost & Sullivan said in a recent analysis. The researchers said cars’ so-called human machine interface (HMI) will increasingly integrate the controls of various functions into a single system. This will help reduce complexity and Read More..
Frost & Sullivan will host a two-day workshop in June focusing on smart mobility business opportunities resulting from urbanization and the growth of mega-cities. The market researchers will hold a workshop titled “Urban Mobility 3.0” in London June 15-16. During the two-day event, speakers will look at opportunities for smart mobility business models, infrastructure and Read More..
By 2020, more than 40 million electric two- and four-wheel vehicles will be sold annually around the world. More than 22.5 billion dlrs will be spent annually to develop safe and secure cities. More than 100 million passenger cars and commercial vehicles will be sold globally. And there will be more than 20 million members Read More..