Automotive Engineering Services Clearthought

Key trends in the automotive engineering services industry. 下载PDF
  • Market overview

    Specialised Engineering Service Providers (ESPs) have always played a role in the automotive industry however, as a recent report notes, in the past they were mainly used for specific tasks such as creating drawings, designing components and modules, calculating specifics, and for conducting testing procedures.

  • Interview with Ricardo Automotive

    While shared mobility, electrification and automation present huge challenges for OEMs, they are all opportunities for engineering service providers, says Markus Doerr, Managing Director of Ricardo Automotive (EMEA).

  • M&A activity

    The business models of OEMs and tier one suppliers - the customers for ESPs - are rapidly changing as they deal with the opportunities and challenges posed by e-mobility, digitalisation, increased connectivity, and autonomous driving.