Cybersecurity in automotive: Mastering the challenge

McKinsey

With the software content of cars increasing, what do automotive players need to know about cybersecurity? Automotive & Assembly Insights

Mastering automotive software-launch excellence

McKinsey

Automotive players can crack the code on superior launch performance by reducing complexity and increasing robustness in embedded software development. Automotive & Assembly Insights

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Beyond coronavirus: The road ahead for the automotive aftermarket

McKinsey

Traffic will return to the roads when the coronavirus pandemic abates, but the automotive aftermarket will be fundamentally changed. Automotive & Assembly Insights

The case for an end-to-end automotive-software platform

McKinsey

Software is transforming car capabilities but also creating development challenges for automotive players. Automotive & Assembly InsightsAn end-to-end approach that integrates independent software elements into a comprehensive platform can improve functionality and decrease complexity.

Mapping the automotive software-and-electronics landscape through 2030

McKinsey

The market for automotive software and for electrical and electronic components is expected to grow strongly in the next decade. Automotive & Assembly InsightsWhat must companies know to succeed?

Driving the automotive customer experience toward the age of mobility

McKinsey

Automotive brands need to refine and digitize the customer experience they provide—otherwise they will not be ready to develop into the mobility providers of tomorrow. Automotive & Assembly Insights

Automotive software and electrical/electronic architecture: Implications for OEMs

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsCompanies must navigate issues around strategy and technology, processes, and organization to keep up as software and electrical/electronic architecture grow more important to mobility.

Rethinking European automotive competitiveness: The R&D CEE opportunity

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsWestern European auto companies could look toward Central and Eastern Europe as a strategic solution to their current challenges in their R&D functions—and to ensure their competitiveness.

A long-term vision for the European automotive industry

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsTechnological disruption is redefining mobility globally. How can Europe capitalize on its past successes to shape the emerging mobility ecosystem and craft an even more successful future?

Coronavirus: Five strategies for industrial and automotive companies

McKinsey

To rebound from the coronavirus pandemic, industrials must undertake a journey that begins with resolve and ends with fundamental reform. Advanced Electronics Insights

Ready for inspection: The automotive aftermarket in 2030

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsElectric vehicles, connected cars, and e-commerce, among other trends, may lead to redistribution of 30 to 40 percent of aftermarket profits along the value chain and change the industry landscape in the next 10 to 20 years. What are you doing to prepare?

Return to sender: Resolving the automotive-recall resurgence

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsRecalls have become big news again, and the industry requires better ways to anticipate and mitigate them rapidly and surely.

As dramatic disruption comes to automotive showrooms, proactive dealers can benefit greatly

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsDealers can survive—and thrive—by putting the customer at the center and pursuing dynamic, new ways of working.

A blueprint for successful digital transformations for automotive suppliers

McKinsey

Leaders in the automotive-supply sector are mastering six elements of successful digital transformation—and reaping the rewards. Digital Insights

A long-term vision for the European automotive industry

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsTechnological disruption is redefining mobility globally. How can Europe capitalize on its past successes to shape the emerging mobility ecosystem and craft an even more successful future?

The automotive revolution is speeding up

McKinsey

How fast is disruption reshaping the personal-mobility landscape, and what will new value pools look like as the ecosystem evolves? Our Insights

Mobility trends: What’s ahead for automotive semiconductors

McKinsey

New mobility trends are diversifying demand for automotive semiconductors. Here’s what companies. need to know about new opportunities. Our Insights

Flying-cab drivers wanted

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Automotive & Assembly InsightsAir taxis are coming. Until they can fly autonomously, this nascent industry will need many pilots.

How the convergence of automotive and tech will create a new ecosystem

McKinsey

As the high-tech and automotive worlds merge—with four disruptive technology trends driving change—a complex ecosystem is creating new rules for success. Our Insights

Sonic Automotive Sets Its Sales Strategy on 'FIRE'

Think Customers

While sales teams are an important driving force for profit in organizations across all industries, Sonic Automotive recognized that most are rarely given the tools necessary to achieve success.

McKinsey Electric Vehicle Index: Europe cushions a global plunge in EV sales

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Automotive & Assembly InsightsMcKinsey’s recent analysis of global electric-vehicle markets shows both challenges and opportunities ahead.

The impact of COVID-19 on future mobility solutions

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsAs the global pandemic spreads, mobility players need to prepare for the new world ahead.

The unexpected trip: The future of mobility in India beyond COVID-19

McKinsey

The coronavirus has introduced unexpected complications within India’s automotive and mobility sectors. Automotive & Assembly InsightsFor OEMs and other stakeholders, it is time to think about new and innovative business models.

Leaving the niche: Seven steps for a successful go-to-market model for electric vehicles

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsTo regain momentum after the COVID-19 pandemic ends, the players in this market must reconsider their strategies.

The Connected Car: Transforming the Automotive Customer Experience

Think Customers

The automotive customer experience is becoming increasingly digitized. Automotive electronics are now embedded in drive trains, controls, and in dashboard systems. And while companies such as NVIDIA are making headlines with advances in autonomous driving capabilities at this week''s 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the connected car is also creating a host of customer experience opportunities for marketers and automotive customer care leaders to act on.

How to drive winning battery-electric-vehicle design: Lessons from benchmarking ten Chinese models

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsOur analysis of the Chinese battery-electric-vehicle market revealed important clues for OEMs that want to thrive in this sector.

How industrial companies can cut their indirect costs—fast

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsNew technologies go beyond what traditional cost optimization can offer.

The future of micromobility: Ridership and revenue after a crisis

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsThe COVID-19 crisis is causing serious disruptions to the multibillion-dollar micromobility industry. Our analysis indicates that a full recovery is possible, as long as companies prepare for the next normal.

The new realities of premium mobility

McKinsey

Several trends are reshaping the premium-automotive market. Automotive & Assembly InsightsNew research lays out pragmatic actions that can help players craft a winning strategy.

How will changes in the automotive-component market affect semiconductor companies?

McKinsey

The rise of domain control units (DCUs) will open new opportunities for semiconductor companies. Insights on Semiconductors

How mobility players can compete as the automotive revolution accelerates

McKinsey

What is required to navigate the emerging personal-mobility landscape in an uncertain future? Our Insights

How shared mobility will change the automotive industry

McKinsey

While sharing cars likely means slower growth of vehicle sales, it also suggests strong new opportunities for automakers, suppliers, and many more mobility players. Our Insights

Why shared mobility is poised to make a comeback after the crisis

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsIn a pandemic, passengers are wary of shared mobility. However, insights gleaned from our new global auto consumer survey can help pave the way toward a strong recovery—if done right.

The road ahead for e-mobility

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsHow can automakers captivate consumers and achieve mass-market electric-vehicle adoption?

Moving forward: How COVID-19 will affect mobility in the United Kingdom

McKinsey

Automotive & Assembly InsightsCOVID-19 is changing transportation patterns worldwide. Here’s what mobility players need to know about the market in the United Kingdom.