Continental: Interview with Lutz Kuehnke

Welcome to another edition of the Coffee Brake podcast. In today’s episode, we are delighted to have Lutz Kuehnke join us for an insightful discussion on Continental and its global leadership within the automotive brake segment.

Lutz will be sharing his journey and experiences at Continental, giving us an exclusive look at his role and the path that brought him to where he is today. We’ll delve into Continental’s standing in the global brake industry, exploring how they differentiate themselves from competitors and the innovative strategies that drive their success.

Our conversation will also cover the latest advancements in brake technology, particularly Continental’s contributions to this evolving field. Lutz will discuss the challenges and opportunities presented by electric and autonomous vehicles and how Continental is adapting to these changes, especially in terms of regenerative braking technologies.

We’ll then explore the dynamic market trends, especially with the rise of electric vehicles, and how Continental is addressing the diverse needs of its vast customer base. Lutz will share insights into some of the challenges faced by Continental and the solutions they’ve implemented.

Looking ahead, we’ll hear Lutz’s thoughts on the future of brake technology and how Continental is preparing for potential industry shifts. He will also share his personal excitement for the future of brake technologies and how he ensures his team remains at the forefront of innovation.

Join us for this engaging and informative episode to gain a deeper understanding of the brake technology landscape through the expert insights of Lutz Kuehnke from Continental.

Brian Hagman
Brian Hagman

Brian Hagman is founder of Hagman Media, with platforms including The BRAKE Report, The EV Report, and Self Drive News. Brian is also President of Hagman Search, a specialized recruiting firm supporting organizations in the Braking, eMobility, and Automated Driving segments.