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Introduction of customizable shift knobs
Customizable shift knob is a product that allows car owners to personalize their gear lever with different designs, colors, materials, and shapes. Customized gear shift knobs enhance the aesthetics and comfort of the car’s interior while reflecting the driver’s personality and preferences.
The global customizable gear shift handle market is expected to grow at a significant rate during the forecast period from 2023 to 2030, driven by the growing demand for automotive customization and personalization, especially among younger and affluent consumers. The market is also influenced by car tuning and racing culture trends, which create a niche for high-performance and stylish gear shift knobs.
According to the market research report, the key players in the global customized shift knob market include FCA US LLC, Kongsberg, Dura, TRD., HURST, ACDelco, British Autowood, Pilot, Crown Automotive, Dorman, American Shifter, Central Manufacturing, TWM, Mr.Gasket, Coolshiftknobs, GSK Intek, Fangxiang, Aokai, Fucheng, Ubest and Changhua. These manufacturers offer a wide range of products with different features, such as LED lights, engraved logos, crystal embellishments, wood finishes, carbon fiber materials, Jdm style products, and ergonomic shapes.
Based on application, the market can be segmented into general cars, trucks, buses/vans, off-road vehicles, and racing cars. Among these segments, the universal segment is expected to hold market share in terms of volume and value, as it covers the largest consumer base of custom gear shift knobs. However, due to the growing popularity of racing and tuning among enthusiasts, the racing segment is expected to witness the fastest growth during the forecast period.
Based on type, the market can be segmented into manual transmission and automatic transmission. The manual transmission segment is expected to lead the market share in terms of volume and value, as it offers more customization options and flexibility than automatic transmissions. In addition, manual transmissions are preferred by many drivers looking for more control and driving pleasure. However, the automatic transmission segment is likely to grow at a higher rate during the forecast period as it provides more convenience and safety to drivers facing traffic congestion and road conditions.
By region, the market can be segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World. Due to the high demand for automotive customization and personalization in the region, North America is expected to hold the largest market share in terms of volume and value from 2023-2030. Due to the presence of major automakers and suppliers in the region, Europe is expected to closely follow North America in terms of market share. Due to the region’s rapid urbanization and economic development, the Asia-Pacific region is expected to have the highest volume and value growth rate from 2023-2030.
Customizable shift knob is a product that allows car owners to personalize their gear lever with different designs, colors, materials, and shapes. Driven by the growing demand for automotive customization and personalization among young and affluent consumers, the global market for custom gear shift handles is expected to grow at a significant rate from 2023 to 2030. The market is also influenced by car tuning and racing culture trends, which create a niche for high-performance and stylish gearshift handles.