The global automotive industry experienced a 17% drop in social media posts on autonomous vehicles in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for Tesla, according to GlobalData’s analysis of social media posts. Driven by environmental benefits and its effect on fuel economy, the autonomous light vehicle sector has an emerging role to play in various sectors. The market size analysis, major suppliers, top 14 markets, technology trends and detailed related-componeGlobalData’s Automotive Autonomous Vehicles Market Trend Analysis and Forecast, 2021-2036 report. Buy the report here.

Notably, electric vehicles was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q1 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions ahead of batteries and autonomous vehicles, according to GlobalData.

Of the 50 leading companies in the automotive industry, Tesla had the most mentions of autonomous vehicles in Q1 2023. GlobalData identified 12,054 autonomous vehicles-related posts in the industry's social media activity - 1% of all posts - and a decrease of 17% in Q1 2023 compared with Q4 2022.

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