24th June 2022

Autonomous Vehicles in Slow Lane as Robots Accelerate

While robotics advances at pace in many industrial settings these days, the robotic or autonomous vehicle remains a nebulous prospect for many. Emily Shao, partner at McKinsey & Co,...

By Graham Jarvis


22nd November 2021

Hyundai Wins Informa’s ‘OEM of the Year’

Hyundai Motor America was named ‘OEM of the Year’ and earned two of the ten coveted spots in the 2021 Wards 10 Best Engines and Propulsion Systems competition during...


29th October 2021

Facing Urgent Demands, Bosch Adds Capacity for Chips

Bosch is ramping up its semiconductor production capacity with a huge additional investment in response to the continuing global chip shortage. While the Tier 1 supplier had previously avoided...


21st October 2021

WardsAuto Webinar Examines Mahle’s Electrification Technologies

In this complimentary webinar, WardsAuto and Mahle take a deep dive into the innovative technology and products Mahle is developing that are designed to enable the transition to electric...

By Bob Gritzinger


8th September 2021

Six Minute Webinar Episode 16: Automotive Retail’s Digital Revolution

Executive Summary Are automobile dealers ready for the digital revolution? What will be the impact of changing consumer demands on showrooms and sales operations? This edition of the Six...


10th August 2021

Six Minute Webinar Episode 15: Autonomous Vehicles – Reality Vs. Hype

Executive Summary A quick overview of the autonomous vehicle sector, what it is, why it’s taking so long, where we are now and what’s coming next WardsAuto senior analyst...


7th July 2021

Six Minute Webinar Episode 14: Software, Hardware Disruption

Executive Summary A look at the evolution to the software-defined vehicle and its impact on electrical/electronic architectures with WardsAuto senior analyst Luca de Ambroggi. Your chance to register here:...


7th April 2021

Auto Inspire Interview: Joann Jung, Lucid Motors

The auto industry isn’t what it used to be. Gearheads still are welcome but so are people with new skills and diverse backgrounds. The Auto Inspire interview series showcases...


14th October 2020

Protecting Connected Cars’ Over-the-Air Software Updates

Over-the-air updates of software in cars will be necessary to keep the vehicle software up-to-date and to rapidly identify and address vulnerabilities, writes John Tuttle. However, unfortunately OTA updates...


13th October 2020

Cabin Monitoring Will Define Cockpit of the Future, Improve Your Mood

In the cockpit of the future, you won’t be able to buy happiness, but you will be able to pay for a better mood, writes Drew Winter. “Vehicle cabin...


23rd July 2020

Industry Voices: Hardware Will Ease Transition to Electrification

Close cooperation between manufacturer and supplier is a must, particularly as the requirements at a component level can be entirely different for electric or hybrid vehicles, writes Andreas Minatti....


10th July 2020

Industry Voices: OEMs, Device Providers Face Off

Android Automotive seems particularly positioned to penetrate the automotive infotainment market as a universal platform, writes Fabian Chowanetz. The battle to own the in-vehicle digital experience is heating up....