DUBLIN, August 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Autonomous Cars/Driverless Cars Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2024" report to their offering.
The global autonomous cars market is expected to reach 138,089 units by 2024, according to this new report
The growing acceptance of semi-autonomous technologies, such as Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), automatic parking, and forward collision avoidance, is anticipated to pave the way for the adoption of driverless automobiles over the next seven years. An upsurge in the demand for increased comfort and convenience, particularly in countries with an aging population, is expected to propel the driverless vehicles demand over the forecast period.
Features offered by the driverless cars primarily include a considerable decline in the frequency of road accidents caused due to human errors and easy commute. The self-driving technology exhibits a huge potential, owing to its capability to improve on-road safety, lower the energy consumption, and reduce congestion. Autonomous cars offer enhanced safety and efficiency over the conventional automobiles. Furthermore, driverless cars are anticipated to substantially impact the energy usage and reduce pollution. Autonomous vehicles can improve the fuel economy by accelerating & decelerating more effortlessly as compared to human drivers.
North America is anticipated to dominate the market with over 40% of the volume share in 2017. The region is further anticipated to witness a considerable growth over the next seven years. This growth is primarily attributed to the growing acceptance of the self-driving cars on the public roads of the U.S. Alphabet Inc. is the first company to demonstrate the prototype in the U.S. and has been testing its automobiles in different weather conditions since 2009. Furthermore, the growing government support in amending the current policy to accommodate the driverless feature in automobiles is expected to clear gateway for its adoption.
Europe is a key region for the deployment of self-driving vehicles, owing to the high consumer preference for technologically advanced products. This region is estimated to hold more than 35% of the volume share in 2017. This is attributed to the presence of players such as Volvo, Volkswagen, PSA Peugeot Citroën, and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in Germany and the UK. The European countries also focus on reducing pollution.
The prominent industry participants include Apple Inc., Baidu Inc., Alphabet Inc., Tesla Motors, Inc., The Volvo Group, and Nissan Motor Company Ltd. The system developers focus on collaborating with the Body in White (BIW) providers to reduce the additional cost.
Key Topics Covered:
1. Methodology and Scope
2. Executive Summary
3. Parent Market Outlook
4. Autonomous Cars Industry Outlook
5. Semi-Autonomous Cars Automation Level Outlook
6. Autonomous Car Regional Outlook
7. Competitive Landscape
- Alphabet Inc. (Google)
- Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW)
- General Motors
- Honda Motor Corporation
- Tesla Motors
- Volvo Car Corporation
For more information about this report visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/l8qvw5/autonomous
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