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Global Automotive Performance Hatchback Market 2017-2021

Global Automotive Performance Hatchback Market 2017-2021

About Automotive Performance Hatchback

The hatchback segment is the A/B segment of the automotive configuration. It is further divided based on the performance, features, technology, and pricing. The market segment in our scope is the performance hatchback or also popularly known as hot hatches. The performance hatchback has a vast development requirement. The designing and technology selection is very crucial in this case as they focus on performance, comfort, and utility purposes of a consumer.Technavio’s analysts forecast the global automotive performance hatchback market to grow at a CAGR of 1.50% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global automotive performance hatchback market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers annual unit shipments by the major OEMs. The projected numbers for new models have also been considered.The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Automotive Performance Hatchback Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Daimler
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Volkswagen
Other prominent vendors
  • BMW
  • Renault
  • Audi
Market driver
  • Growing motor sports events are driving the performance segment demands
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • High price point of performance hatchback acting as a hurdle for volume sales
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Performance hatchback with innovative propulsion technology
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Releases

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Automotive Performance Hatchback Market 2017-2021

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global automotive performance hatchback market: Daimler, Ford Motor Company, and Volkswagen.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: BMW, Renault, and Audi.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One trend in the market is performance hatchback with innovative propulsion technology. With the likes of Tesla achieving a 0-60 mph in about 3.5 seconds with their complete electric propulsion system. The future might see greater scope for the electric propulsion system in the performance hatchback as well. Alternative performance enhancements, like the kinetic energy recovery system (KERS) technology, will be employed.”

According to the report, one driver in the market is growing motor sports events are driving the performance segment demands. The increasing viewership and participation in motor racing and adventure sports are driving the market. There are many high-performance hatchbacks like the Mercedes AMG A45, Audi RS3, BMW M140i, and Ford Focus RS. The growth in viewership can be directly linked to the demand for performance category of vehicle, with the OEMs making it feasible for the consumers of standard vehicles. The mention of a R tag, RS tag, or M tag represents a performance tuned vehicle and, thus, is a source of pride.

Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is high price point of performance hatchback acting as a hurdle for volume sales. The percentage penetration of the performance hatchback segment was 1.22% in the global automotive sales volume in 2016. Such vehicles are mostly opted by the affluent class owing to its high price point. In addition, people prefer to purchase a compact SUV, a cross-over, or a compact sedan as these lie in the same price range as that of a performance hatchback. In the Americas, the demand for a sedan or larger vehicle with premium features is higher than a performance vehicle.

Companies Mentioned

Daimler, Ford Motor Company, Volkswagen, BMW, Renault, and Audi.

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research Methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
      • Table Passenger car product segments
      • Table Product comparison: Ford Focus and Ford Focus RS
      • Table Component specifications of hatchback and performance hatchback
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Performance divisions
      • Table Vehicle optimization components
      • Table Table comparing 0-60 mph
      • Table OEM and aftermarket comparison details
      • Table Market landscape
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global automotive performance hatchback market 2016-2021 (thousands of units)
      • Table Percentage penetration of performance hatchback in global automotive market 2016-2021 (%)
  • Market segmentation by geography
    • Table Global automotive performance hatchback market segmentation by geography 2016 (%)
    • Table Global automotive performance hatchback market segmentation by geography 2021 (%)
    • Table Market penetration of performance hatchbacks in different regions 2016
    • Automotive performance hatchback market in Americas
      • Table Automotive performance hatchback market share in Americas 2016 (%)
      • Table Automotive performance hatchback market in Americas 2016-2021 (thousands of units)
    • Automotive performance hatchback market in EMEA
      • Table Automotive performance hatchback market in EMEA 2016-2021 (thousands of units)
      • Table EMEA market penetration for performance hatchback 2016-2021
    • Automotive performance hatchback market in APAC
      • Table Automotive performance hatchback market in APAC (thousands of units)
      • Table APAC hatchback market share as per price segmentation 2016
  • Market segmentation by performance
    • Table Global automotive performance hatchback market segmentation by performance 2016
    • Table Global automotive performance hatchback market segmentation by performance 2021
    • Global automotive high-performance hatchback market
      • Table Global automotive high-performance hatchback market 2016-2021 (thousands of units)
    • Global automotive eco-performance hatchback market
      • Table Global automotive eco-performance hatchback market 2016-2021 (thousands of units)
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Performance hatchback with innovative propulsion technology
    • OEMs have considerably less interest in the segment due to its low volume
    • High-performance sports-ready technology being applied to the segment
  • Vendor landscape
    • Daimler
      • Table Daimler: Business segmentation 2016 by revenue
      • Table Daimler: Product portfolio under AMG badge
    • Ford Motor Company
      • Table Ford Motor company: Performance product portfolio
    • Volkswagen
      • Table The company offers various products under different categories:
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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