Automotive Materials

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Whether it is steel, aluminum, glass, plastic, magnesium , or something else, you’re going to find it in a car or truck and you’re going to find it here. Even wood. Really.

ARTICLES

  • Automotive Materials
  • Creating a Low-Cost Chassis Architecture

    The engineers at Zenos Cars have combined recycled carbon fiber, drinking straws and aluminum to create a chassis for a low-volume sports car.

  • Automotive Materials
  • Advancing Materials Through Advanced Research & Development @ DuPont

    Jeff Sternberg—a chemist—is helping automakers achieve their lightweight objectives as he is DuPont’s global automotive technology director.

  • Automotive Materials
  • On the 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe

    They start with the platform that gave rise to the award-winning ATS Sedan, then created a stylish, striking compact coupe that’s targeted at European competitors.

  • Automotive Materials
  • Aluminum: An Overnight Sensation Decades in the Making

    The use of aluminum has been long in coming in the auto industry. Longer, by far, than even some people in the aluminum industry had imagined.

  • Automotive Materials
  • Toyota Takes on Copper

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    BLOGS

    2015 Lincoln MKC AWD

    There are a couple ways to think about luxury vehicles.

    New Head of Interior Design for Rolls

    This is a photo that you probably haven’t seen: That’s the interior of the BMW i3.

    If You Have to Ask. . .

    We’ve heard from the folks at Koenigsegg regarding last week’s listing of expensive cars from Digital Trends, and it turns out that while to Koenigsegg One:1 might not have moved on the list, it actually is a bit more costly.