When new technologies sweep across an industry, suppliers inevitably face new risks and challenges. And so it is with vehicle electrification, connectivity and automated/autonomous driving systems—three interrelated trends that are already changing vehicle design, engineering and manufacturing.
The geographic and system expansion of the supply base includes an influx of China and India-based suppliers quietly setting up shop in North America – mainly in Mexico and the U.S.
Are you willing and prepared to follow your customers around the world to support their global product initiatives?
Supplier innovations are central to winning the ongoing battle with NVH—noise, vibration and harshness.