What’s new in the automotive and transportation industry — July 2022

By Kelsey Robuck

In this monthly blog series, you’ll discover how businesses in the automotive and transportation industry can benefit from digitalization across product development, manufacturing and lifecycle processes. Below are some of our upcoming events on the challenges of evolving market trends and newly released content about the digital solutions that can help.

The electric future of motorsports

Championing sustainability in motorsports with Alejandro Agag | Part 2 | 17 minutes

Missed Part 1? Click here to listen.

In years past, the idea of racing electric vehicles seemed ridiculous. But today, we’re experiencing successful and exciting electric motorsports series’ on land and water.

In the second half of this two-part Future Car Podcast episode, we continue our interview with Alejandro Agag, co-founder, and CEO of Formula E Holdings Ltd, CEO of Extreme E, and Chairman of Formula E and E1 Series. Likewise, we’ll discuss innovative solutions that have originated from electric motor racing and the future of motorsports.

Gain insight before physical commissioning

Virtual commissioning brings automotive manufacturers one step closer to smart manufacturing.
At the factory level, within manufacturing cells, or at the machine level

Smart Manufacturing | EBOOK | 5 pages

To achieve success today and beat the competition tomorrow, automotive manufacturers have already begun building a smart manufacturing foundation— But the process doesn’t stop there.

In this eBook, discover a comprehensive virtual development solution that drives faster time to market, flawless launches, and greater manufacturing flexibility.

Predict NVH performance using a virtual prototype assembly

Assess the impact of vehicle design and controls on NVH performance using test and simulation-based component models.
Carry out in-depth vehicle NVH analysis early in the design

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR | 57 minutes

Historically, NVH validation occurs when a physical prototype is available.

In this on-demand webinar, discover a solution that allows anyone in an organization to assemble a vehicle using test and simulation-based component data to explore assembly alternatives virtually before building the physical prototype.

Additional automotive and transportation industry resources

Infographic | Accelerate innovation with virtual verification and validation | No login required
Continuous virtual V&V addresses the massive complexity in today’s vehicle development— View now!
White Paper | Bring automotive embedded software development in-house | 16 pages
Learn about generative design tools that help reduce electrical design times and costs— Read now!
On-Demand Webinar | Accelerate vehicle electrification with e-Powertrain development | 58 minutes
Discover new methodologies and tools for electrification and e-Powertrain development— Watch now!
Video | Improve profit margins with Siemen’s Teamcenter cost estimating solution | No login required
Calculate product, tool, and quote costs with greater speed, accuracy, and insight— Watch now!
This article first appeared on the Siemens Digital Industries Software blog at