What’s new in the automotive industry — January 2022

By Kelsey Robuck

As we move into the new year, the dynamic development in the automotive industry continues to increase and confront companies with new challenges. Autonomous, connected, electric and shared vehicles— The requirements and demands of the automotive industry are as manifold as the new opportunities created through digitalization.

Discover how automotive companies can benefit from digitalization across product development, manufacturing and lifecycle processes. Below are some of our upcoming events on these industry trends and the digital solutions that can help your business, as well as newly released automotive content.

Electric drive systems engineering from component design to vehicle integration

Electric drive systems engineering in the automotive industry

On-Demand Webinar | 39 minutes

Bring together three systems: the electric motor, the transmission, and the power electronics to easily predict your e-drive performance using Simcenter simulation and testing solutions.

Vehicle electrification and integrated E/E systems

Vehicle electrification in the automotive industry

On-Demand Webinar | 46 minutes

Automakers today face multiple challenges in their electric vehicle (EV) development. Join us to learn about end-to-end solutions that help you make reliable decisions while developing new electrical/electronic (E/E) architecture designs.

Innovate with the next generation of battery modeling

Next generation of battery modeling in the automotive industry

On-Demand Webinar | 32 minutes

Get access to the right tool to virtually design each new generation of batteries, from cells to the battery pack, and anticipate their performance – a crucial step in optimizing your development cycle.

Additional automotive industry resources

Simplify the electric vehicle manufacturing process | Solution brief | 11 min read → Learn how automakers that introduce a digital twin approach can master the electric vehicle development process by increasing efficiency, moving faster, and effectively scaling up while keeping costs low.
Accelerate electric vehicle engineering with Simcenter digital twin | Webcast | 17 February | 60 min →  Electrification is bringing significant disruptions to the automotive ecosystem and introducing daunting new engineering challenges for OEMs and suppliers alike. What will it take for a company to quickly and cost-effectively deliver electric vehicles with desired drive range, performance, and comfort?
Integrated safety systems and the future of automotive design | White paper →  Learn which considerations for integrated safety system designs are relevant today and expected to gain relevance in the coming years.
Tackle e-motor NVH performance | Blog post | 3 min read → Want to find the perfect trade-off between efficiency and NVH? Read the blog post and discover how to create an e-drive sound and performance that fits your brand image.
Future Car Podcast with Ed Bernardon – Best of 2021 | Podcast | 31 min listen → Last year, multiple guests from diverse fields helped us understand how innovations and efforts are reshaping the future of transportation. In our first episode of 2022, you’ll hear excerpts from two of the most listened-to episodes of our 2021 Women Driving the Future podcast.
This article first appeared on the Siemens Digital Industries Software blog at