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North America Production Turns More Positive in Q4-2021, Q1-2022

The Omicron variant is creating more risk to the Q1 outlook, but North America production is bouncing back, and strong year-over-year gains are expected in the final three quarters of 2022.

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Connectivity Connected Services and Apps

Autonomous Vehicles from Hype to Reality 3: AI and Communications Challenges

Companies and investors are pumping billions of dollars into the autonomous vehicle sector for the chance to score big in this nascent market. Early movers are getting a jump on the competition with partnerships, pilot projects and production. This article analyzes survey results related to AI and Communications.

Autonomy Artificial Intelligence

U.S. Car and Light Truck Sales by Model by Month, 2021 (TeSt CAPITAL letters)

U.S. light vehicle sales by vehicle type, company, source, brand, and model line by month for 2021.

Market Analysis Sales

Software Defined Architectures: The Burgeoning Business Model

Next-generation E/E architectures will create new business models for automakers and suppliers. But a Wards Intelligence survey shows few see themselves as pacesetters, and there’s some uncertainty about where the best monetization opportunities are. The massive change in operations, and the associated costs, will put constraints on the timeframe and depth of the changes in infrastructure and vehicle architectures that OEMs will be able to address.

E/E Architecture Mobility

GM to Replace Modules in All Recalled Bolts; Tesla Superchargers Set for Ramp-Up

Three model years of the Chevy Bolt will get all new modules, whether they’ve experienced battery-related fires or not, as GM aims to solve the lingering issue.

Electrification Batteries

North America Production Tracker Q3, August 2021

North America production tracker by manufacturer, vehicle type, and country for 3rd quarter 2021 (August 2021 update).

Market Analysis Production Schedule

Asia Vehicle Production, June 2021

Asia vehicle production by manufacturer and country for total vehicles and light vehicles for June 2021.

Market Analysis Production

% Factory Installed Electronic/ADAS Equipment on U.S. Cars and Light Trucks, '21 Model Year MID YEAR

U.S. electronic equipment installation rates on cars and light trucks by company, brand, and model line for the 2121 model year. Includes ADAS, navigation, sound, and entertainment systems.

Market Analysis Installation Rates Factory Equipment

% Factory Installed Equipment on U.S. Cars and Light Trucks, '21 Model Year MID YEAR

U.S. equipment installation rates on cars and light trucks by source, company, brand, and model line for the 2121 model year. Includes air conditioning, power equipment, leather seats, and styled wheels.

Market Analysis Installation Rates Factory Equipment

% Powertrain Installations on U.S. Cars and Lt. Trucks, '21 Model Year MID YEAR

U.S. powertrain installations on cars and light trucks by source, company, brand, model line for the 2121 model year. Includes number of cylinders, displacement, fuel system, configuration, transmission, brakes, 4WD/AWD, and stability control.

Market Analysis Installation Rates Engines

U.S. Car and Light Truck Specifications and Prices, '21 Model Year

U.S. light vehicle specifications and prices by vehicle type, brand, and model line for the 2021 model year. Includes body style, drive type, wheel base, size, weight, standard engine, and transmission.

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