The Global Automotive Industry provides a comprehensive overview of the automotive sector, covering the current shape and structure of the industry, how this structure came about and how and where it is under threat. It begins with an introduction of the current state of the automotive industry and discusses existing and emerging markets, before considering car manufacturing and its implications. Labour relations, impacts of automobility and car regulations are also covered. As well as considering the current state of the industry, this book considers the challenges of the future and examines the impact of new business models as well as discussing the move to electric cars.This is a worrying factor because it becomes more difficult to borrow money thereby raising borrowing cost. ... (LPG/ petrol) passenger car, WagonaR Duo, by Maruti Suzuki in 2006, and a hybrid car by Honda in 2008 (Honda Civic Hybrid). ... the opinion of most industry leaders to develop alternative fuel technologies in future cars including hybrid technologies and battery electric powered vehicles.
|Title||:||The Global Automotive Industry|
|Author||:||Paul Nieuwenhuis, Peter Wells|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2015-10-19|