About Us

The Wards Intelligence story began back in 1924, just as the Big Three emerged and standardized mass production took flight.

In the nearly 100 years since, we have evolved into an indispensable tool for worldwide automakers, suppliers, financial firms and policy makers, offering valuable insight into automotive topics ranging from market size interpretations and sales to industry trends and transformative technological advances.

By compiling a team of automotive authorities, we equip clients with the knowledge they need to make better decisions and ultimately stay one step ahead of the competition.

Wards Intelligence delivers the business of the global auto industry through quantitative data, product plans, markets and OEM strategy in:






Our clients fuel their businesses through our focused intelligence reports, consulting services, data and forecasts – all of which are supported and fed by our automotive and technology experts for deeper and clearer insight and analysis.

To provide a solid foundation on volumes into the future, we partner with LMC Automotive, a global leader of automotive market forecasts.

Wards Intelligence is part of the Informa Tech Automotive division, along with WardsAuto and TU-Automotive.

With more than 100 brands and 600 industry specialists working in over 20 countries, Informa Tech is a market-leading provider of integrated research, media, training and events to the global technology community.