Baum and Associates provides targeted research and analysis that will provide you with the information you need to make decisions and achieve results.  We work closely with you to ensure that the work we provide connects directly to your needs.  Our work is customized so that you can easily move from research and analysis to action.

Our clients include companies both large and small, non-governmental organizations, financial organizations, government agencies, and other entities that interact with the industries we serve.

For an analysis of trends affecting the futures of cars, crossovers, and framed trucks and the auto makers that will build and sell them, please click here.

For our views on the major factors affecting the current and future performance of North American automakers with respect to the U.S. fuel economy standards, click here.


For analysis on the impact on automotive suppliers of potential change in the U.S. fuel economy standards, click here.

We can assist you in the following ways:

  •  Automotive forecasting to the specific level of detail (e.g., platform, nameplate, powertrain, etc.) required
  • Customized market analysis to determine the size and attractiveness of particular customers, markets and products
  • Market analysis in the area of fuel economy improvement including current and future technologies including all forms of electric vehicles and the impact of new approaches in internal combustion engine technology
  • Providing a U.S. electric vehicle forecast for conventional hybrids, plug-in hybrids, battery electrics, and fuel cell vehicles
  • Expert witness consulting utilizing our automotive forecasting and market analysis experience.

baum and associates focuses on delivering results