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Strategic Analysis of the Global Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Market, Forecast to 2025

  • ID: 4206997
  • Report
  • March 2017
  • Region: Global
  • 97 Pages
  • Frost & Sullivan
Transformational Growth Potential for PHEVs; Over 100 Models Expected to be Launched in the Next 3 Years


  • BMW Group
  • Ford
  • GM
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Toyota
  • VW
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This study discusses the global plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) market till 2025. The geographical scope includes North America, Europe, and Asia (China, Japan, and South Korea).

The possibilities of future engine, battery, and electric motor technologies have been discussed. The position of the PHEV in the automotive market and its future market share has been derived, along with the analysis on future emission standards.

The strategic positioning of original equipment manufacturers (OEM) with respect to PHEVs has been profiled. Future trends and analysis on year-over-year growth by region and vehicle segment, along with OEM market share and fuel type analysis, have been included in this study.

Key Questions this Study will Answer

  • What is the future scenario of the automotive powertrain market and the role of EVs in it?
  • Which regions will lead the passenger PHEV market?
  • What are the various models being offered by each OEM group and their projected market share?
  • What are the technology and market roadmaps for the future of PHEVs by 2025?
  • What are the current pricing trends and price-point comparisons of PHEVs?
  • How do various OEMs position themselves and their PHEV strategies towards 2025?
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  • BMW Group
  • Ford
  • GM
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Toyota
  • VW
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1. Executive Summary
  • Executive Summary-Key Findings
  • Global xEV Market Overview-2025 Scenario
  • Global PHEV Market Overview
  • Overview of the Positioning of PHEVs by Key OEMs
  • Market Scenario Analysis of PHEVs
  • Top 10 EVs Sold in 2015
  • Announced Vehicle Manufacturers’ PHEV Launch Plans
  • Overview of Government Incentives for PHEVs
  • Technology Trends and Roadmap
  • Comparative Analysis of PHEV Battery Capacity versus Range
2. Research Scope, Objectives, Background, and Methodology
  • Research Scope
  • Research Aims and Objectives
  • Key Questions this Study will Answer
  • Key OEMs or Participant Groups Compared in this Study
3. Definitions and Segmentation
  • Product Segmentation
  • EV Segmentation
  • Vehicle Segmentation
4. Key Factors that Influence the PHEV Market
  • Factors of Influence-Key Market Drivers
  • PHEV Lack of Dependence on Fast Charging Infrastructure Deployment
  • Strong PHEV Launch Roadmap to Stay ahead of BEVs
  • Consumer Preference for PHEVS
  • Battery Capacity and Electric Range for EVs
  • Creation of LEZs and Emission-free Zones
  • Global GHG Emission Regulations
  • Case Study-Chinese Government NEV Development Plan
  • Factors of Influence-Key Market Restraints
  • Comparative Analysis of Complexity and Cost of Powertrains
  • Reasons for Drivers Not Charging PHEVs Regularly
  • Average Fuel Economy and CO2 Emissions of PHEVs
  • Incentives versus Market Share
  • Superior Range (200+ miles) a Threat to PHEV Growth
5. Overview of the Total EV Market
  • Role of PHEVs and Adoption Timescales (2012–2025)
  • Global EV Market Overview-EV Sales Breakdown by BEV and PHEV
  • Global EV Market Overview-Top 10 EVs Sold in 2015
  • Global EV Market Overview-Top 5 Selling PHEVs and BEVs by Region
  • Global EV Market Overview-Growth of PHEVs in Europe
6. Forecasts and Trends
  • PHEV Market-Unit Shipment Forecast Scenario Analysis
  • Forecast Scenario Assumptions to 2025
  • PHEV Market-Unit Shipment Forecast by Region
  • Global PHEV Market-OEMs’ Percent Unit Share by Region
  • PHEV Market-Percent Unit Shipment Forecast by OEM
  • PHEV Market-Unit Shipment Forecast by PV Segment
7. Regional Highlights
  • China-PHEV Market Fact Sheet
  • China-PHEV Market Forecast Estimates
  • Europe-PHEV Market Fact Sheet
  • Europe-PHEV Market Forecast Estimates
  • Japan-PHEV Market Fact Sheet
  • North America-PHEV Market Fact Sheet
  • North America-PHEV Market Forecast Estimates
  • South Korea-PHEV Market Fact Sheet
8. Market and Comparative Analysis
  • Battery Pricing Trends Analysis
  • PHEV Comparative Analysis-Battery Capacity versus Price
  • PHEV Comparative Analysis-Battery Capacity versus Range
  • PHEV Comparative Analysis-Price versus Fuel Economy
  • Analysis by OEM’s Brand Positioning and Strategy
  • EV Platform Strategies
9. OEM Profiles
  • PHEV Market-OEM in Focus: BMW Group
  • PHEV Market-OEM in Focus: Ford
  • PHEV Market-OEM in Focus: GM
  • PHEV Market-OEM in Focus: Mercedes-Benz
  • PHEV Market-OEM in Focus: Toyota
  • PHEV Market-OEM In Focus: VW
10. Growth Opportunities and Companies to Action
  • Growth Opportunity-Social Collaboration
  • Strategic Imperatives for Global EV Industry
11. Conclusions and Future Outlook-Total Market
  • PHEV Market-Conclusions and Future Outlook
  • Global PHEV Market-3 Big Predictions
  • Legal Disclaimer
12. Appendix
  • Abbreviations and Acronyms Used
  • EV Incentives-North America
  • EV Incentives-Europe
  • EV Incentives-Asia
  • Market Engineering Methodology
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  • BMW Group
  • Ford
  • GM
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Toyota
  • VW
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