ALUMINUM

Uniti One: Another Scandinavian EV

Remember the Th!nk City car? Probably not.

Gary S. Vasilash
Editor-in-Chief, Automotive Design & Production

2020 Corvette Convertible: Clever Design and Engineering

Yes, the very first Corvette (1953) was a convertible. So why not the C8?
#HP #Chevrolet

Audi, Aluminum, Environment

Audi looks to its supply chain to help transform the company to a carbon-neutral manufacturer.
#sustainability #Carbon #Audi

Audi, Aluminum, Environment

Audi looks to its supply chain to help transform the company to a carbon-neutral manufacturer
#sustainability #Carbon #Audi

Aluminum windshield header for the F-Series is an aluminum extrusion that features a 3D bend and weight-saving cutout performed both with lasers and CNC equipment by Constellium Automotive Structures North America. Machining

As designers and engineers look for weight reduction and design flexibility, aluminum can be an option. And this company can provide it for structural applications.
#engineer #Ford

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2020 Chevrolet Corvette: Long Time Coming

Yes, the 8th generation Corvette is red-hot
#engineer #Acura #Ferrari

Happy Birthday, Bentley

Bentley celebrates its centenary with a concept car
#sustainability #Carbon #BentleyMotors

Steel, Aluminum Rules Stall USMCA Trade Pact

Efforts to finalize local content rules for aluminum and steel are stalling attempts to finalize a new trade deal with Canada, Mexico and the U.S.

Chassix Changes Name to Aludyne

Michigan-based Chassix Inc., a supplier of aluminum and cast iron casting machined components for vehicles, has changed its name to Aludyne.
#ZF

Yazaki Develops Carbon Fiber-Aluminum Wiring Harnesses

Yazaki Corp. aims to replace traditional copper wiring harnesses with units made from lightweight carbon fiber nanotubes and aluminum.
#asia #tech #Carbon

Tesla Wins Tariff Exemption Aluminum from Japan

Tesla Inc. has been granted a waiver from paying a 10% import duty on aluminum from Japan, Reuters reports.
#Tesla

About the Audi R8 LMS GT2

For weekend racers who are exceedingly serious, Audi has a new R8 variant
#HP #Carbon #Covestro

Aluminum Sheet for EV Battery Enclosure

 
#Rivian #Tesla #Ford

Plastics and the Environment

A materials processor acknowledges it is important to contribute to the circular economy.
#KraussMaffei #HP #sustainability

Lasers in Parma

To say that the GM Parma Metal Center is instrumental in the production of assembly and stampings for the OEM would be a huge understatement: at the 2.3-million ft2 facility the team processes over 1,000 tons of steel per day.
#Buick #GeneralMotors #GMC

2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 Numbers Released

The aluminum mill in the Mustang Shelby GT500 really churns out some performance.
#engineer #oem #HP