War in the most technology intense industry?
Vehicles have become the central platform for the most important technologies of our era – from AI, 5G, and computing to energy, materials science, computer vision, and infrastructure.
What do you get when one new product category not only represents a gigantic global market, but also includes virtually all of the most important new technologies coming online this decade? And what happens when a leadership, known for ignoring international trade law, decides to put the country’s full financial and political muscle behind its entrants into this contest? And, just to make things interesting, what if the same country were the only one in the world that both had the power to enforce early acceptance of this product on a mass scale and understood its future pivotal role in global technology market domination?