ABI Research

12th March 2020

5G Will See C-V2X Explosion… Maybe

An automotive research body is predicting an explosion in C-V2X capability with the roll-out of 5G. However, the statement announcing a study by ABI Research based on industry opinions,...


13th September 2019

Cyber Crimes Pose Heavy Load on Fleets

Connectivity brings ample opportunity for fleet management but if those connected systems are not secure, then the fleet itself could be left vulnerable. Cyber-security for commercial vehicles and fleets...

By Susan Kuchinskas


28th January 2019

Cameras Taking a Lead Role in Fleet Telematics

Fleet operators have long understood the value of telematics solutions that let them know where vehicles are, how they’re performing, and, more recently, how drivers behave. Adding video cameras...

By Susan Kuchinskas


18th September 2018

V2G Brings Money for Consumers and Providers Alike, Study Claims

Vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology coupled to a growing number of EVs could save consumers on energy bills while boosting supplier’s coffers to the tune of $2Bn a year annually. That’s...


6th September 2018

MaaS Platforms Could Save Millions of Hours Travel Time

Adoption of mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) platforms will replace more than 2.3Bn urban private car journeys annually by 2023, compared with just 17.6M globally in 2018, according to a report from...


4th September 2018

Boom in Ride-Hailing Led by Asia, Report Claims

A mobility study on regional ride-hailing markets claims that 16Bn ride-hailing trips were completed worldwide in 2017 and forecasts 24Bn completed trips by the end of 2018. The report...


25th April 2018

North America Will Adopt AVs First, Forecast Finds

In the coming years, North America, followed by Europe, will dominate the market for autonomous vehicles, which will likely start off as commercial offerings. China will catch up later.


15th December 2017

Carmakers hold the keys to UBI monetisation

After the long wait for the perpetually imminent market breakthrough of insurance telematics, insurers and analysts have now pinned their hopes on the advent of the connected car. The...


2nd June 2017

Micro insurance seen as a game-changer

The advent of the sharing economy and its disruptive new mobility services, such as peer-to-peer (P2P) car-sharing, is about to change not only the way we move around but...


13th April 2017

Looking at a bright future for telematics after eCall

Long promised, very often delayed, deployment of the European eCall system is scheduled for April 2018, after which all new cars sold in Europe must be factory-equipped with the...


5th January 2017

TU-Automotive’s Consumer Telematics Show: innovation on all fronts

Innovation was the major theme of the Consumer Telematics Conference 2017, held this week in Las Vegas. Autonomous driving itself was positioned as a given: automakers will continue on...


23rd September 2016

Number crunching on a huge scale could spread UBI

If usage-based insurance (UBI) hasn’t yet become the Next Big Thing, as many of its proponents have been predicting for years, it’s not because it is a bad idea....