COMPOSITES

Steel

Increasing Use of Structural Adhesives in Automotive

Can you glue a car together? Frank Billotto of DuPont Transportation & Industrial discusses the major role structural adhesives can play in vehicle assembly.
#Polestar #DuPont

Automation/Robotics

2021 Nissan Rogue: Five Ways They’ve Improved the Brand’s Best Seller

It is the ever-vexing challenge: Making something popular better—with what it takes to get new customers without alienating the existing ones. 
#Nissan

Car/Ride Sharing

The Case of CASE

A presentation at the Society of Automotive Analysts’ 5th Annual Mobility Innovations Summit
#GeneralMotors #people #Tesla

Composites

BMW Unveils the iX EV SUV

While it isn’t going to be available until early 2022, BMW wants to show that it is in the lux EV SUV space, too
#Cadillac #BMW #Tesla

Batteries

Israeli Firm Eyes High-Volume Carbon Fiber Body Applications

Advances could make the lightweight material a cost-effective way to boost EV driving ranges
#Carbon

Aluminum

JLR Uses Aerospace Sensors to Test Lightweight Materials

New metals and advanced composites will be subject to extreme conditions

Composites

SSC Shatters Speed Record

Tautara hypercar tops 300 mph—and then some
#racing

Design

How Recycled Materials Create a Highly Efficient EV

Innovative design and engineering create a compact sports car that is built largely with recycled waste materials
#tech #sustainability

Composites

Nissan Speeds CFRP Process

Advanced simulation and improved compression molding could be the key to carbon fiber’s future
#Nissan #Carbon

Composites

Lotus Demos Evija Hypercar

There are 5 driving modes. Spoiler alert: they’re all super fast. 
#Lotus #tech