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
  • All-Plastic Tailgate Reduces Mass 30%

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  • Lowering Emissions with a Coating

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  • Automotive Materials
  • Composites Under the Car

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  • Automotive Materials
  • Reducing Weight for Interior Plastics the Sustainable Way

    A plastics compounder in the UK proves lightweighting and sustainability aren’t mutually exclusive objectives, at least not for interior trim parts.

  • Automotive Materials
  • Saving Pounds with Plastic-Metal Hybrids

    Eaton has found ways to save weight by using plastics and metal together in differential parts, and to leverage composites exclusively for applications in its superchargers for small, sub-liter engines.

    BLOGS

    Henrik Fisker Returns

    Remember Henrik Fisker?

    Autos and Execs in NYC

    Automobility in New York City pretty much seems to be dominated by yellow Ford Escape Hybrids and buses, both municipal and touristic.

    A Lot of Air at Nissan

    This tubing doesn’t look like much: But it really represents just a few feet of the miles of tubing that the Nissan Energy Management Team inspected as they started checking out the compressed air tubing that is used at its manufacturing plants in Smyrna and Decherd, Tennessee, and Canton, Mississippi.