Global Automotive Knock Sensor Market Growth, Share, Size, Trends and Forecast (2024 - 2030)

By Type;

Linear Frequency Sensor and Wide Range Frequency Sensor.

By End User;

Passenger Vehicles, Medium Commercial Vehicles, Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicles and Light Duty Commercial Vehicles.

By Geography;

North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa and Latin America - Report Timeline (2020 - 2030).
Report ID: Rn743548858 Published Date: May, 2024 Updated Date: June, 2024


Global Automotive Knock Sensor Market (USD Million), 2020 - 2030

In the year 2023, the Global Automotive Knock Sensor Market was valued at USD 610.20 million. The size of this market is expected to increase to USD 797.59 million by the year 2030, while growing at a Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 3.9%.

The automotive industry has witnessed significant advancements in engine technology, driven by the pursuit of greater fuel efficiency, reduced emissions, and improved performance. As a result, the demand for knock sensors has surged, as automakers strive to meet stringent regulatory requirements while delivering vehicles that offer enhanced reliability and driving experience.

The introduction of turbocharged engines, downsized engines, and alternative fuel vehicles has further underscored the importance of precise combustion control, making knock sensors indispensable in modern engine management systems. By continuously monitoring engine vibrations and acoustic signals, knock sensors enable real-time adjustments to ignition timing and fuel injection, optimizing combustion and preventing engine damage.

The growing consumer emphasis on environmental sustainability and fuel economy has propelled the adoption of advanced engine technologies, such as direct injection and variable valve timing, which rely heavily on accurate knock detection and control. This trend has bolstered the demand for high-performance knock sensors capable of operating under varying engine loads, temperatures, and operating conditions.

The emergence of electric and hybrid vehicles presents new opportunities for the automotive knock sensor market. While these vehicles feature electric propulsion systems, internal combustion engines may still be utilized as range extenders or backup power sources. In such hybrid configurations, knock sensors remain essential for ensuring the efficient and reliable operation of combustion engines, thereby influencing overall vehicle performance and driving experience.

  1. Introduction
    1. Research Objectives and Assumptions
    2. Research Methodology
    3. Abbreviations
  2. Market Definition & Study Scope
  3. Executive Summary
    1. Market Snapshot, By Type
    2. Market Snapshot, By End User
    3. Market Snapshot, By Region
  4. Global Automotive Knock Sensor Market Dynamics
    1. Drivers, Restraints and Opportunities
      1. Drivers
        1. Stringent Emission Regulations

        2. Demand for Fuel Efficiency

        3. Rising Automotive Production

      2. Restraints
        1. Technical Challenges

        2. Supply Chain Disruptions

        3. Cost Pressure

      3. Opportunities
        1. Expansion in Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

        2. Focus on Engine Downsizing

        3. Integration of Sensor Technologies

    2. PEST Analysis
      1. Political Analysis
      2. Economic Analysis
      3. Social Analysis
      4. Technological Analysis
    3. Porter's Analysis
      1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
      2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
      3. Threat of Substitutes
      4. Threat of New Entrants
      5. Competitive Rivalry
  5. Market Segmentation
    1. Global Automotive Knock Sensor Market, By Type, 2020 - 2030 (USD Million)
      1. Linear Frequency Sensor

      2. Wide Range Frequency Sensor

    2. Global Automotive Knock Sensor Market, By End User, 2020 - 2030 (USD Million)
      1. Passenger Vehicles

      2. Medium Commercial Vehicles

      3. Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicles

      4. Light Duty Commercial Vehicles

    3. Global Automotive Knock Sensor Market, By Geography, 2020 - 2030 (USD Million)
      1. North America
        1. United States
        2. Canada
      2. Europe
        1. Germany
        2. United Kingdom
        3. France
        4. Italy
        5. Spain
        6. Nordic
        7. Benelux
        8. Rest of Europe
      3. Asia Pacific
        1. Japan
        2. China
        3. India
        4. Australia & New Zealand
        5. South Korea
        6. ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Countries)
        7. Rest of Asia Pacific
      4. Middle East & Africa
        1. GCC
        2. Israel
        3. South Africa
        4. Rest of Middle East & Africa
      5. Latin America
        1. Brazil
        2. Mexico
        3. Argentina
        4. Rest of Latin America
  6. Competitive Landscape
    1. Company Profiles
      1. HYUNDAI KEFICO Corporation
      2. Delphi Automotive PLC
      3. NGK Spark Plugs Inc.
      4. Robert Bosch GmbH
      5. Denso Corporation
      6. Hitachi Ltd.
      7. Continental AG
  7. Analyst Views
  8. Future Outlook of the Market