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ISSUE 8 - December 2020
Autonomous mobility is coming, and not even the coronavirus can stop it
Covid-19 hit the automotive industry hard, but it even forces the disruption happening in the sector: EV sales have never been higher driven by governmental stimulus programs, the commercialization of robocabs has started and our exclusive surveys show strong customer interest. In our new edition of the Automotive Disruption Radar, we find that country scores were the highest on record. We also analyze four real-life developments that underscore the shift to autonomous mobility.
ISSUE 7 - April 2020
Pandemic may accelerate disruption in the automotive industry
The automotive industry already had plenty of roadblocks to overcome in the coming years: compliance with climate targets, declining sales figures worldwide, new competition, trade wars between states and a high need for investment in new technologies. These challenges are now being joined by the corona pandemic, which will cause unprecedented damage to the economy. In our most negative forecast, Roland Berger expects the automotive market to collapse by up to 40 percent and it is unclear when the market will recover. One thing is certain: In the already tense situation, the crisis has the potential to change the automotive industry in the long term.
ISSUE 6 - September 2019
Time to think smart – Uncertainties signal a need for new approaches to mobility
The automotive industry is currently experiencing a downturn. Although this may sound unpleasant, it can certainly be seen as an opportunity. The most important players now have the chance to realign their mobility approach in order to concentrate more on the changing needs of their customers – and therefore look ahead. The sixth issue of "Automotive Disruption Radar” (ADR 6), a biannual Roland Berger survey of the automotive industry, looks at the opportunities created by the downturn.