Automotive Industry

Nearly half of all prospective new car buyers are thinking of going electric

With COVID-19 bringing environmental concerns to the forefront of people's minds, EV sales are on the rise. Image: Unsplash/Andrew Roberts

Randall Miller

Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility Leader, EY Global

Martin Cardell

Mobility Solutions Leader, EY Global

Gaurav Batra

Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility Analyst Leader, EY Global

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Though cars powered by fossil fuels still dominate new purchases, electric cars are gaining popularity. Image: Ernst & Young

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