Automotive industry trends

QUBE provides expert analysis of the most important automotive trends, competitive intelligence and component forecast data - all from the most experienced automotive analysts

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The latest news from the heart of the automotive industry

Inside knowledge

Interviews with the auto industry's high-level executives

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Identify key automotive trends through accurate forecasts

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PESTER analysis to identify trends in the auto industry


QUBE from just-auto provides the authoritative news, data and analysis that enables you to identify, predict and react to forthcoming automotive industry trends.

Predict the future of the automotive industry and capitalise on the opportunties it will offer. With sector intelligence, OEM intelligence and supplier intelligence, you can understand which technologies, companies and external factors will be driving the industry.

Pulse of the industry

Component forecasts

Auto industry trends

Executive interviews

Understand the future of the automotive industry

QUBE from just-auto is the automotive company database that can help you keep up-to-date with the rapidly changing automotive marketplace. Our independent news, comprehensive data and expert analysis can help you identify, predict and react to the key trends in the automotive industry.

Our regularly updated overviews help you to predict market and sector sizes, while our technology forecasts enable you to look at market fitment/penetration rates of 36 component sectors for up to 15 years ahead, helping you predict demand and production requirements.

Sector forecasts that reflect the key automotive trends

QUBE provides sector forecast information that enables you to look with confidence up to 15 years ahead and identify trends in the automotive industry. Independent and accurate, our reports consider production and fitment/penetration rates in 14 of the world's most important markets.

Updated quarterly, our forecasts look at the next five years in detail, and at the next 10 to 15 years at a higher level. They all consider underlying supply and demand, rather than extrapolating data, to predict demand in 36 component categories across seven key sectors.

Continually updated OEM & supplier PESTER analysis

With PESTER (PEST) analysis from QUBE you can understand, at high level, and in detail, the wide range of external factors that influences the automotive market. Maximise opportunities and minimise threats by identifying the current and future trends that may affect your business decisions.

From wider technological, environmental, economic and legislative considerations to the social, political, cultural and regulatory concerns at country level, our PESTER analysis provides you with invaluable knowledge and insight into the trends in the automotive industry.

Leaders talking about trends in the automotive industry

QUBE enables you to gain insight from otherwise inaccessible high-level executives from OEMs and top Tier 1 suppliers into how they see the future of the automotive industry. Interviews with auto industry leaders allow you to understand what your customers, potential customers and competitors are planning, and which products and technologies they see as important.

Our interviews with CEOs and other director-level decision-makers help to reveal automotive industry trends, including segment sales expectations, changes in geographical focus and consumer behaviours.

Markets covered


Vehicles and markets


Chassis and safety


Fuel systems and emission control

  • Engine cooling systems
  • Exhaust systems
  • Fuel tanks


Exterior and materials

  • Front end modules
  • Glazing systems
  • Material trends
  • Mirrors
  • Wipers


Powertrain and transmission




Electrics and electronics

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