Technologies driving seat comfort

Technologies driving seat comfort

Publication Date: 18-Jun-2021

This report provides an understanding of the various seat comfort technologies, their global demand, as well as the latest market trends.

Car seats have undergone significant innovations over time, especially considering that the standard dimensions of the car seat do not allow many redesigning opportunities in modern cars today.

Automotive technology continues to advance significantly and has a substantial influence on vehicle design and functionality, supporting the transition of car interiors from an average cabin space to an extension of an individual’s living space.

Car seating is transitioning from a functional role to offering an experience to passengers. With the advent of autonomous driving, seating comfort will be pivotal for passengers as they engage in a host of interactive tasks while traveling.

This report provides an understanding of the various seat comfort technologies, their global demand, as well as the latest market trends.


1. Overview
a) Report summary
b) Research methodology

2. Technology analysis
a) Seat lumbar
b) Seat memory and massage
c) Seat heating and ventilation
d) Technological developments

3. Market trends
a) AVs to transform seating
b) Electrification as a catalyst
c) Rear-row seat comfort
d) Comfort rise in C-segment

4. Global demand
a) Light vehicle production
b) Seat recliners
c) Seat tracks
d) Seat lumbar
e) Seat massage

5. Regional demand
a) Greater China
b) North America
c) Europe
d) Japan/Korea
e) South Asia
f) South America

6. Supplier analysis
a) Seat comfort technologies supplier market
b) Key suppliers

7. Conclusion


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