Automotive sector

Global chip shortage costing auto industry 90 billion euros

The world is grappling with a global shortage of chips, with demand for semiconductors exceeding supply capacity. The shortage is crippling players in a diversity of industries, although automakers seem to be having the worst of it. At the beginning of 2021, the crisis was expected to lead to losses of around 60 billion euros […]

Automotive engineering

Guest blog: why test tracks remain crucial for automotive engineering

Nick Wignall, Tracks Manager at UTAC CERAM Millbrook, explains the role physical test tracks play in vehicle testing and validation, and how recent developments ensure that they remain crucial to the future of the automotive engineering. Aerial view of the iconic UTAC CERAM Millbrook Bedfordshire proving ground In this blog series invited by my colleagues […]

Automotive sector

Road to Circular Car Economy: Challenges, Opportunities for the Indian Automotive Sector

In order to better understand the term “circular car” or “circular car economy” more precisely, Express Drives recently contacted Raghu Gullapalli, Managing Director and Head of APAC Middle East, Industry and Mobility, Accenture. Here are the main takeaways from the interview. That electric mobility is the future and the next big thing and the next […]

Automotive technology

Keyloop Names Automotive Tech Contest Winner

Keyloop has announced the national champion of the Keyloop Dealer Tech – University Automotive Technology competition. Brian Evans, a 20-year-old second-year computer science student at the University of Exeter, impressed the judges with his web-based service maintenance and tracking solution, also producing a working prototype to accompany his presentation. Like tracking the delivery of a […]

Automotive sector

The new road for the automotive sector

The new way for the automotive industry Technological developments and corporate mergers and acquisitions in the automotive sector, which has been hit hard by the pandemic, will be the focal points for the future. While the coronavirus pandemic has changed the balance of the business world, it has had permanent effects in many sectors. While […]