MATERIALS & LIGHTWEIGHTING

Autonomous Vehicles

The Case of CASE

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

Connectivity

BASF Touts New Radar Housing

Minimizing electromagnetic interference is key
#BASF

Steel

Thyssenkrupp Accelerates Restructuring

New job cuts boosts total layoffs to 11,000, decision on steel unit due next spring
#ThyssenKrupp

Interiors

Partners Target Bioplastic Interior Trim

Molecular recycling and non-petroleum feedstocks take shape
#sustainability

Mobility

Hyundai’s Innovative Approach for Innovative Developments

Accelerator program is looking for the expected—and the unexpected
#Hyundai #tech

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

Interiors & Electronics

Swiss Partners Aim to Stack the Deck on Electroactive Polymers

Production applications targeted within four years

Batteries

Face Milling Aluminum Without Burrs

Sandvik has developed a face milling approach that is analogous to rotary broaching

Composites

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

Interiors

2020 Land Rover Defender 110 SE

Yes, it can manage the hills and dales and rocks and rills. And it simply looks great.
#Land Rover #chassis