STEEL

New Steels Explained: What You Need to Know About the Ongoing Developments

April 01, 2020 at 9:32 AM

A range of new steels is being developed to assist body engineers create better trucks, cars and SUVs. Here’s what they can do for everyone from safety engineers to designers

Hengst Develops Reusable Oil Filter Module

March 05, 2020 at 9:53 AM

Spin-on plastic unit promises to reduce combined steel and oil waste by 642,000 tons per year 

Jeep's Off-Road Electric Mountain Bike

February 26, 2020 at 7:00 AM

Even Jeep enthusiasts who can’t afford a Renegade or Wrangler can get one of these.

Trump Expands Steel, Aluminum Tariffs to Finished Goods

January 28, 2020 at 4:50 PM

The U.S. is broadening its tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum on Feb. 8 to cover finished goods that contain those metals.

An OG of SUVs: the 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition

January 21, 2020 at 7:00 AM

The Toyota Land Cruiser has been rolling on—and off—streets in America for more than 50 years. And the Heritage Edition is a nice tribute.

Sandy Munro and the Tesla Cybertruck

January 20, 2020 at 7:00 AM

Design/engineering/manufacturing expert looks at the Cybertruck. He says when he saw it, “It was love at first sight”

Steel, Aluminum Rules Stall USMCA Trade Pact

December 06, 2019 at 1:27 PM

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.

South Korea, Indonesia Finalize Free Trade Pact

November 25, 2019 at 1:01 PM

South Korea and Indonesia completed more than seven years of trade talks today on a free trade deal that will drop tariffs on cars and steel.

German Carmakers Fined for Fixing Steel Prices

November 21, 2019 at 10:23 AM

Germany’s federal cartel office has fined BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen a combined €100 million ($111 million) for fixing the cost of surcharges on certain steel purchases.

Cold Facts on Hot Stamping

November 05, 2019 at 3:39 PM

Process advances, new materials and tooling breakthroughs are advancing the state of hot stamping