Solvay will supply prepreg and lightning strike protection surfacing film for Honda aircraft business jet HA-420 and Elite programs through 2027.
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A gesture against hateful online content. But how effective?
Toyota continues to lead the way
Yes it is a hybrid. It is efficient. It is also a well-appointed midsize crossover
California EV maker and Honda are tops in American-made vehicles, new Ford Ranger is No. 1 model
Yes, COVID-19 notwithstanding, there are still significant car launches happening this year
Fourteenth in a series. One could say he’s definitionally a “car guy”
As the global auto industry hurtles toward its confrontation with US fuel economy and European Union (EU) emissions standards in 2017, the pressure built to find more radical solutions to lightweighting.
Honda, Autoliv co-develop next-gen tech that promises to better protect against head injuries
What do suppliers think about their customers? Well, that answer—with a couple of exceptions—isn’t exactly a resounding hurrah.
All-new design for the most important vehicle in Nissan’s portfolio means the designers had to execute a fine line of respecting the present while creating the future
Tech joint venture expands years of collaboration
Too Much of a Good Thing? Crossover segment becoming saturated
Stock soars past $1,000 per share
The manufacturing world likes to think of composites fabrication as a single, global entity that operates to serve its customers’ needs with a variety of highly engineered parts and structures.
Louise Zhang, who previously worked for Lucid Motors and Tesla, underscores focus on safety as robo-taxi service nears launch
Incursions reportedly hit the U.S., Europe and Japan
Computer breach cuts production in North America. Europe and Japan also affected.
Commercial vehicles could be the right application for fledgling technology
New niche lacks a market leader
EV tops Q1 sales chart in down market
A team of automotive researchers are engaged in a four-year project with goals of building a lighter, 100% recyclable, carbon fiber-reinforced thermoplastic door.
A comparative look at vehicle mass. The attention to weight certainly seems to be a common thread among OEMs.
Production grows unevenly in U.S., Europe
IACMI, SAERTEX, SAMPE and Tooling Tech Group announce new hires in the composites industry.
Carmakers juggle production, search for funding
The GM affiliate still has a huge cash reserve. But the outlook for robo-taxis is uncertain.
Partnership with British utility promises new charging infrastructure and smart grid tech