Plunkett's Automobile Industry Almanac 2021: Automobile Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends and Leading Companies

PLUNKETT'S AUTOMOBILE INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2021

Key Findings:


Plunkett Research lists top 400 companies in the automobile industry and names top trends changing the industry for the mid term.

Key Features:

Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
Industry Glossary
Link to our 5-minutes video overview of this industry

Pages: 560
Statistical Tables Provided: 25
Companies Profiled: 407
Geographic Focus: Global

A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms. You will gain vital insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.

  • How is the industry evolving?
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
  • What are the financial results of the leading companies?
  • What are the names and titles of top executives?
  • What are the top companies and what are their revenues?
Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:

Major Trends Affecting the Automobile Industry


1. Automobile Industry Introduction
2. The Coronavirus’ Effect on the Automobile Industry
3. U.S. Auto Manufacturers Ford, Chrysler and GM Compete Head-On with Volkswagen, Toyota and Honda
4. U.S. Automobile Sales Show That Consumers Want Pickup Trucks and Crossovers
5. Fuel Efficiency Continues to Improve/Trump Administration Delays Increases in MPG Standards
6. Electric Cars and Plug-in Hybrids (PHEVs) to See Massive New Investments by Auto Makers
7. Major Research and Advancements in Lithium Batteries/Tesla and Panasonic Operate the Gigafactory
8. Natural Gas-Powered Vehicles Gain in Popularity/Long Term Potential Is Bright Thanks to Low Shale Gas Prices
9. Ethanol Production Soared, But U.S. Federal Subsidy Expires
10. Cellulosic Ethanol Makes Slow Commercial Progress
11. Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Power Research Continues/Fuel Cell Cars Enter Market
12. China Becomes the World’s Largest Auto Market
13. India Has a Significant Automobile Market, with Great Long-Term Potential
14. Mexico Is a Leading Automotive Maker and Exporter
15. Focus on Safety Improvements by Automakers
16. Car Sharing Programs Include Zipcar and Autolib, AKA Mobility Services
17. Wireless Information Systems Surge Ahead in Vehicles: Telematics, Intelligent Transportation (ITS) and Real-Time Traffic Information
18. Embedded LTE Wi-Fi and Onboard Apps Incorporated by Auto Makers in New Car Infotainment Systems
19. Technology Drives Insurance Efficiencies/Policy Holders Allow Their Habits to be Tracked for Lower Insurance Rates
20. Uber and Didi Dominate the Car on Demand (Raid Hailing) Industry
21. Self-Driving, Autonomous Cars Receive Massive Investments in Research and Development Worldwide
22. Gig Economy and Self-Driving Cars Pose Insurance Challenges and Underwriting Opportunities

Automobile Industry Statistics

1. Automobile Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
2. General Motors Corporation Overview
3. Ford Motor Company Overview
4. Volkswagen Group Overview
5. Toyota Motor Corporation Overview
6. Daimler AG Overview
7. Hyundai Motor Group Overview
8. Honda Motor Co. Overview
9. U.S. New Car & Truck Market Shares by Company: 2015-2019
10. Licensed Drivers, Vehicle Registrations & Resident Population, U.S.: 1960-2018
11. Highest Fuel Economy by Vehicle Class: 2020 Model Year
12. Lowest Fuel Economy by Vehicle Class: 2020 Model Year
13. Gross Output in the Motor Vehicles & Transportation Equipment Manufacturing Industries: Selected Years, 2012-2018
14. Personal Transportation Expenditures, U.S.: 2012-2019
15. Average Miles Per Gallon vs. Horsepower, U.S.: 1975-2019
16. Automobile Driving Costs, U.S.: 2019
17. Motor Vehicle Traffic Accidents in the U.S. by Type of Vehicle & Person: 2009-2018
18. Value of Imports of Vehicles to the U.S.: 2014-2nd Quarter 2020
19. Value of Exports of U.S. Vehicles: 2014-2nd Quarter 2020
20. Occupational Employment and Wages for Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics: May 2019
21. Employment in the Automobile Industry, U.S.: 2014-May 2020


Introduction
How to Use This Book
Chapter 1: Major Trends Affecting the Automobile Industry
1) Automobile Industry Introduction
2) The Coronavirus’ Effect on the Automobile Industry
3) U.S. Auto Manufacturers Ford, Chrysler and GM Compete Head-On with Volkswagen, Toyota and Honda
4) U.S. Automobile Sales Show That Consumers Want Pickup Trucks and Crossovers
5) Fuel Efficiency Continues to Improve/Trump Administration Delays Increases in MPG Standards
6) Electric Cars and Plug-in Hybrids (PHEVs) to See Massive New Investments by Auto Makers
7) Major Research and Advancements in Lithium Batteries/Tesla and Panasonic Operate the Gigafactory
8) Natural Gas-Powered Vehicles Gain in Popularity/Long Term Potential Is Bright Thanks to Low Shale Gas Prices
9) Ethanol Production Soared, But U.S. Federal Subsidy Expires
10) Cellulosic Ethanol Makes Slow Commercial Progress
11) Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Power Research Continues/Fuel Cell Cars Enter Market
12) China Becomes the World’s Largest Auto Market
13) India Has a Significant Automobile Market, with Great Long-Term Potential
14) Mexico Is a Leading Automotive Maker and Exporter
15) Focus on Safety Improvements by Automakers
16) Car Sharing Programs Include Zipcar and Autolib, AKA Mobility Services
17) Wireless Information Systems Surge Ahead in Vehicles: Telematics, Intelligent Transportation (ITS) and Real-Time Traffic Information
18) Embedded LTE Wi-Fi and Onboard Apps Incorporated by Auto Makers in New Car Infotainment Systems
19) Technology Drives Insurance Efficiencies/Policy Holders Allow Their Habits to be Tracked for Lower Insurance Rates
20) Uber and Didi Dominate the Car on Demand (Raid Hailing) Industry
21) Self-Driving, Autonomous Cars Receive Massive Investments in Research and Development Worldwide
22) Gig Economy and Self-Driving Cars Pose Insurance Challenges and Underwriting Opportunities
Chapter 2: Automobile Industry Statistics
Automobile Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
General Motors Corporation Overview
Ford Motor Company Overview
Volkswagen Group Overview
Toyota Motor Corporation Overview
Daimler AG Overview
Hyundai Motor Group Overview
Honda Motor Co. Overview
U.S. New Car & Truck Market Shares by Company: 2015-2019
Licensed Drivers, Vehicle Registrations & Resident Population, U.S.: 1960-2018
Highest Fuel Economy by Vehicle Class: 2020 Model Year
Lowest Fuel Economy by Vehicle Class: 2020 Model Year
Gross Output in the Motor Vehicles & Transportation Equipment Manufacturing Industries: Selected Years, 2012-2018
Personal Transportation Expenditures, U.S.: 2012-2019
Average Miles Per Gallon vs. Horsepower, U.S.: 1975-2019
Automobile Driving Costs, U.S.: 2019
Motor Vehicle Traffic Accidents in the U.S. by Type of Vehicle & Person: 2009-2018
Value of Imports of Vehicles to the U.S.: 2014-2nd Quarter 2020
Value of Exports of U.S. Vehicles: 2014-2nd Quarter 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages for Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics: May 2019
Employment in the Automobile Industry, U.S.: 2014-May 2020
Chapter 3: Important Automobile Industry Contacts
(Addresses, Phone Numbers and Internet Sites)
Chapter 4: THE AUTOMOBILE 400:
Who They Are and How They Were Chosen
Index of Companies Within Industry Groups
Alphabetical Index
Index of U.S. Headquarters Location by State
Index of Non-U.S. Headquarters Location by Country
Individual Data Profiles on Each of THE AUTOMOBILE 400
Additional Indexes
Index of Hot Spots for Advancement for Women/Minorities
Index by Subsidiaries, Brand Names and Selected Affiliations
A Short Automobile Industry Glossary

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