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Global Electric Light Vehicles Market- Forecasts To 2018

Global electric light vehicles market- forecasts to 2018

This latest just-auto report edition offers a global review of the electric vehicles sector, its manufacturers, top markets, technologies and market forecasts.

This global market study offers:

  • Electric vehicles market size estimates
  • Latest technologies and trends
  • Profiles of the major players including their strategies and prospects
  • Market size forecasts

You can use this report to:

  • Understand the scope and scale of the major markets
  • Get an overview of the global electric vehicles sector
  • Identify opportunities and threats
  • Prepare demand and supply forecasts
  • Review the latest technological drivers
  • Know the key trends within the sector and what's driving them
  • Get up to speed with latest company activities and prospects
  • Hear direct from major companies on strategies and plans
  • Carry out competitive analysis


  • Introduction
  • Pester analysis
  • ‘Wells to wheels’ carbon balance
  • Alternatives to electrification
    • Biodiesel
    • Ethanol
    • Future fuels conclusions
    • Hydrogen
      • Daimler
      • General Motors
      • Honda
      • Hydrogen market projections
      • Hyundai
      • Toyota
    • Natural gas and LPG
  • Electric utility capacity
  • Electrified vehicle technology
    • Electric-drive vehicles
      • BEV
      • E-REV
    • Hybrids
      • Full (parallel or ‘power-split’) hybrids
      • Mild hybrids
      • Plug-in parallel hybrids
      • Start-stop systems
  • Forecasts
    • Forecast data
      • Advanced battery forecasts
      • Electric vehicle forecasts
      • Full hybrids forecast
      • Mild hybrid forecasts
      • Plug-in hybrid forecasts
    • Forecast drivers
      • Battery cost projections
      • China
      • Fuel prices
      • Lithium-ion cell production capacity
      • Regional preferences
      • Regulation of carbon and other emissions
      • Vehicle costs, new financial models, and battery costs
  • Geopolitics of lithium
  • Loss of OEM control over core technology
  • Product landscape
    • Electric vehicles
      • Electric vehicle companies
        • Group 1: In production
          • BMW – Mini
          • Coda
          • Daimler: Smart – Mercedes-Benz
          • General Motors
          • Mitsubishi
          • Nissan
          • Renault
          • Subaru
          • Tesla
          • Think
          • Volvo (Geely)
        • Group 2: The cautious
          • Bolloré Group
          • BYD
          • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
          • Fisker / Wanxiang
          • Ford
          • Honda
          • Hyundai-Kia
          • Mahindra Reva
          • PSA Peugeot-Citroën
          • Saab
          • Tata
          • Toyota
          • VW Group: Audi, Porsche
          • VW Group: Volkswagen
        • Group 3: The intenders
          • Aptera
          • Dongfeng-Nissan
          • Heuliez
          • Jaguar Land Rover
          • Lotus
          • Magna
          • Proton
          • SAIC
          • Valmet
          • Yamaha (in partnership with Gordon Murray Design)
    • Full hybrids
      • Full hybrid companies
        • Group 1 - Toyota
          • Higher capacity, lithium cells
          • Plug-in hybrids: 2012 Prius & others
          • Three Prius generations and other hybrids
        • Group 2: The second tier
          • BMW
          • BYD
          • Daimler (Mercedes-Benz)
          • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
          • Ford
          • General Motors
          • Honda
          • Hyundai-Kia
          • Jaguar Land Rover/Tata
          • Mazda
          • Mitsubishi
          • Nissan
          • PSA Peugeot Citroen
          • Volvo / Geely
          • VW Group: Porsche
          • VW Group: Volkswagen – Audi – Bentley
        • Group 3: The intenders
          • Changan
          • Renault
          • Saab
          • SAIC
    • Mild hybrids
      • Mild hybrid companies
        • BMW
        • Changan
        • Chery
        • General Motors
        • Honda
        • Hyundai-Kia
        • Mercedes-Benz
        • PSA Peugeot Citroën
        • Subaru
        • Suzuki

List of tables

  • Battery electric vehicles, model plans by manufacturer to 2018
  • Battery-electric and range-extended vehicle production, volume by manufacturer, 2007-2018 (‘000s of vehicles)
  • Electrified vehicle forecast by region, 2013-2018 (‘000s of vehicles)
  • Extended-range electric vehicles, model plans by manufacturer, 2010-2018
  • Full hybrid and plug-in hybrid electric vehicle production volumes by manufacturer, 2007-2018 (‘000s of vehicles)
  • Full hybrid vehicle model plans by manufacturer to 2018
  • Global production of hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles (1990-2020 projections)
  • GM Two-Mode full hybrid sales, 2008 to date (units)
  • Market fitment/penetration rates of advanced automotive batteries fitted to newly-assembled passenger cars and light vehicles, 2010-2030, (%)
  • Market volumes of advanced automotive batteries fitted to newly-assembled passenger cars and light vehicles, 2010-2030, ('000s units)
  • Mild hybrid car production timeline, 2000-2018 (by make, model)
  • Plug-in hybrid vehicle model plans by manufacturer to 2018
  • Production volumes for the global mild hybrid passenger car market by OEM, 2000-2018 ('000s units)
  • Trend of Ford’s North American hybrid and electric vehicle sales, 2004-2012 (no. of vehicles)
  • Battery electric vehicles, model plans by manufacturer to 2018
  • Battery-electric and range-extended vehicle production, volume by manufacturer, 2007-2018 (‘000s of vehicles)
  • Electrified vehicle forecast by region, 2013-2018 (‘000s of vehicles)
  • Extended-range electric vehicles, model plans by manufacturer, 2010-2018
  • Full hybrid and plug-in hybrid electric vehicle production volumes by manufacturer, 2007-2018 (‘000s of vehicles)
  • Full hybrid vehicle model plans by manufacturer to 2018
  • Global production of hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles (1990-2020 projections)
  • GM Two-Mode full hybrid sales, 2008 to date (units)
  • Market fitment/penetration rates of advanced automotive batteries fitted to newly-assembled passenger cars and light vehicles, 2010-2030, (%)
  • Market volumes of advanced automotive batteries fitted to newly-assembled passenger cars and light vehicles, 2010-2030, ('000s units)
  • Mild hybrid car production timeline, 2000-2018 (by make, model)
  • Plug-in hybrid vehicle model plans by manufacturer to 2018
  • Production volumes for the global mild hybrid passenger car market by OEM, 2000-2018 ('000s units)
  • Trend of Ford’s North American hybrid and electric vehicle sales, 2004-2012 (no. of vehicles)

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