The innovative automotive sector

The Dutch automotive sector is dynamic and innovative. Through the Automotive Innovation Award Foundation, the ANWB, BOVAG, LeasePlan, RAI Automotive Industry NL, RAI Vereniging and Roland Berger aim to raise awareness of the sector’s innovative capacity. The foundation presents prestigious awards to promising innovations that make mobility smarter, cleaner and more efficient. At the awards ceremony on Monday September 20th 2021, numerous automotive players will come together to exchange knowledge, join forces and build new partnerships.

Award winners 2021:
PowerD en Ebusco 3.0

PowerD and Ebusco 3.0 are the winners of the Automotive Innovation Award 2021. PowerD, a smart charging solution for fleet managers, won the Services category and Ebusco 3.0, an electrically-powered bus that is 33% lighter thanks to the use of composite materials, left the other entries in the Technology category behind Read more

Automotive Innovation Award 2021


It's a public secret that I'm obsessed with anything to do with cars. In the automotive sector, everything comes together: innovation, employment, sustainability and design, and of course the fun and feeling of freedom thanks to mobility. Read more

Facts & figures

The Dutch automotive sector brings in an impressive 65 billion euros a year and employs around 120,000 people. Impressive figures. Read more

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