Consumers, cars and the Internet of Things
Conventional automotive industry wisdom warns executives that people are losing interest in cars. Our analysis of findings from over 16,000 respondents clarifies that people will engage with cars – and cars with people – in new ways. The car will remain a key fixture in personal transportation. Although consumers still expect to use cars differently, they don’t necessarily want to own one in the traditional sense. Globally, consumers are ready for industry innovation that is deepening their connections with cars and the expanding Internet of Things (IoT). And so, new mobility options will soon transform consumers’ lives and expectations.
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IBM Institute for Business Value
Automotive industry Marketing Leader,
IBM Software Group
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