Global Automotive Multi-wheel Drive Systems Market Report 2015-2019 - Key Vendors are BorgWarner, Continental, JTEKT, Magna International & ZF Friedrichshafen

Dec 09, 2015, 19:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Dec. 09, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Automotive Multi-wheel Drive Systems Market 2015-2019" report to their offering.

The global automotive multi-wheel drive market to grow at a CAGR of 6.52% during 2014-2019.

The global automotive industry is focusing on the usage of technologically advanced drivetrain and safety systems to minimize accidents and mitigate the impact of accidents on both passengers and pedestrians. Subsequently, to ensure enhanced control and stability of the vehicle, OEMs developed multi-wheel drive systems to achieve the aforementioned objectives.

A drivetrain is a group of components that delivers power to the driving wheels. 4WD and AWD are the systems used in vehicles to allow four or all wheels of a vehicle to receive necessary torque from the engine. The AWD system has a differential, whereas the 4WD system does not have it.

The growing demand for SUVs, especially in the emerging markets such as Mexico, India, and China, is booting the growth of the market. Also, the acceptance of AWD systems in hybrid EVs and the growing awareness among consumers regarding the active safety features are propelling the growth of the market.

The global automotive multi-wheel drive market can be segmented into two divisions on the basis of wheel drive type: All-wheel drive (AWD) and four-wheel drive (4WD). In addition, the market can also be segmented into two divisions on the basis of transmission type: manual multi-wheel drive (manual MWD) and automatic multi-wheel drive (automatic MWD).

The report, Global Automotive Multi-wheel Drive Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors

  • BorgWarner
  • Continental
  • Magna International
  • ZF Friedrichshafen

Other prominent vendors

  • American Axle Manufacturing
  • Dana Holding
  • GKN (GKN Driveline)
  • Oerlikon AG (Oerlikon Fairfield)

Key Topics Covered:

Part 01: Executive summary

Part 02: Scope of the report

Part 03: Market Research Methodology

Part 04: Introduction

Part 05: Global automotive market landscape

Part 06: Global automotive market segmentation by vehicle type

Part 07: Global automotive market segmentation by geography

Part 08: Supply chain analysis of the automotive industry

Part 09: Global automotive MWD market landscape

Part 10: Market segmentation by transmission type

Part 11: Geographical Segmentation

Part 12: Market drivers

Part 13: Impact of drivers

Part 14: Market challenges

Part 15: Impact of drivers and challenges

Part 16: Market trends

Part 17: Vendor landscape

Part 18: Key vendor analysis

Part 19: Appendix

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