EV and AV Outlook: Investors Flashing Mixed Signals

EV and AV Outlook: Investors Flashing Mixed Signals

With Tesla shares (NASDAQ: TSLA) hitting all-time highs, up 74.1 percent YTD through 6 February 2020, the outlook for EVs—and autonomous vehicle technology (AVs)/intelligent mobility overall—is a hot topic once again among investors and industry participants. TSLA...
Technology Roadmap: Intelligent Mobility Technologies

Technology Roadmap: Intelligent Mobility Technologies

The automotive and transportation industries are undergoing extraordinary changes in direct response to recent advancements in automation technologies, data analysis, and wireless communication.  A major trend in the past ten years has been an emphasis on improving...

2019 CAR Annual Report

On behalf of the team at CAR, I want to thank you for your support. The engagement and support of the automotive industry have been fundamental to the success of the Center for Automotive Research since our founding as an independent nonprofit in...
Estimated Costs of the 2019 UAW-GM Strike

Estimated Costs of the 2019 UAW-GM Strike

Many estimates of the cost of the UAW strike focus on how much the work stoppage is costing GM, but few have estimated the broader costs of the strike to the U.S. economy or individual states. The Center for Automotive Research’s (CAR’s) estimates put the cost of the...
The Issues in 2019 UAW-FCA, Ford, & GM Negotiations

The Issues in 2019 UAW-FCA, Ford, & GM Negotiations

The current contracts between the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW) and the Detroit Three automakers – FCA, Ford, and General Motors – expire at midnight on 14 September 2019. During the last few...