The Role of Steel in Future Mobility
Jody Hall from the Steel Market Development Institute explains how steel's value proposition and performance gains will assure its central role in personal mobility for decades to come.
A mobility future that features electrically powered and autonomously driven vehicles will bring major changes in the design, engineering and materials used in tomorrow’s cars.
Jody Hall, vice president of the automotive market for the Steel Market Development Institute, explains why steel’s value proposition and continual gains in performance will assure its central role in personal mobility for decades to come.
Remember those Saturn commercials showing shopping carts bouncing harmlessly off of plastic body panels? Good idea, right? But apparently the approach never really caught on. Now the question is: will it ever?
A young(ish) guy that I’ve known for a number of years, a man who spent the better part of his career writing for auto buff books and who is a car racer on the side, mentioned to me that his wife has a used Lexus ES Hybrid.
Automotive manufacturers are meeting CAFE fuel-efficiency standards through lightweighting, which requires simulation software for design engineers.