Insights

Welcome to the new LMC Automotive blog

Our expert analysts will share their views on the automotive industry, whether it be in relation to global car sales, recent events, what they think is going to happen next in the market or just their thoughts on some exclusive data from our forecasts – it promises to offer invaluable insights into both the industry and our thinking.

Latest Posts

China reaffirms route to electrification with new technical roadmap

Yan Zhang, Powertrain Market Analyst

18 December 2020

The new ‘Energy-saving Vehicle and New Energy Vehicle Technical Roadmap 2.0’ was published in Shanghai in late October of this year.

Has China’s Mini EV market had a reset?

Alan Kang, Senior Market Analyst

27 November 2020

The Wuling Hongguang Mini EV has taken the Chinese market by storm, breaking all sales expectations since its launch.

Charging ahead: BEV adoption in Norway

David Leah, Senior Analyst

25 November 2020

For many years Norway has been hailed as the world leader in BEV adoption with over half of new vehicles sold so far in 2020 being BEVs.

The US presidential election is over, but the path to electrification remains strewn with obstacles

Kevin Riddell, Senior Manager, Americas Powertrain

18 November 2020

The president elect’s platform includes a strong climate impact reduction plan but the path to electrification remains strewn with obstacles

India’s xEV scenario

Ammar Master, Senior Manager, Asia Pacific Vehicle Forecasts

21 October 2020

There appear to be two opposing schools of thought on how the electrified vehicle (xEV) market will evolve and expand in India.

Singapore, an odd choice for BEV investment?

May Arthapan, Director, Asia Pacific Forecasting

02 October 2020

The notion of manufacturing battery electric vehicles in Singapore has piqued industry curiosity ever since Dyson first mooted their plan.

Can India’s fledgling xEV market survive in the post-pandemic era?

Supparoek Sawangwong, Asia Powertrain Analyst

14 August 2020

India’s xEV development has suffered a major setback and the government has had to reassess its priorities, not least economic recovery.

Can Cadillac become the new Tesla in the US market?

Augusto Amorim, Senior Manager, Americas Vehicle Sales Forecasts

10 August 2020

Cadillac is convinced that it can change its fate by going electric. To this end, it unveiled the LYRIQ on 6 August.

The outlook on Light Vehicle electrification in the US

Kevin Riddell, Senior Manager, Americas Powertrain

16 July 2020

What does the future hold for Light Vehicle electrification in the US?

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