Aug 01, 2017
From Advisory Institute
Self-driving cars promise to lower the number of vehicle crashes. That’s good news for society, but bad news for original equipment manufacturers (OEM) who will see a big dent in their lucrative collision parts business – fewer new fenders, hoods, and windshields that go to repair vehicles damaged in accidents.
How can OEMs transform to find ways to make up for this knock in their profitability?
Thomas J. Mayor, National Strategy Leader for Industrial Manufacturing, highlights some of the practical realities around the much-touted development of autonomous vehicles :
Duration: Approximately 14 minutes. Activate the recording with the play button over the image.
Read the related paper Will autonomous vehicles put the brakes on the collision parts business?