Polypropylene honeycomb cores from ThermHex are used by Brazilian OEM DPA Moldados to make the trunk floor of the Hyundai Creta ix25.
Forget Tesla-killers. Ford is going after Jeep with the Bronco. This could be epic. Or not.
Stamping-type process designed to cut waste and manufacturing emissions
Some companies are opting to hike wages in Mexico—or pay higher tariffs
Toyota continues to lead the way
Focus is automated ride-hailing, package delivery services
Tavares says promised savings and synergies gain value
The growing role of carbon fiber in stock car racing.
Contributing Editor, CompositesWorld
WardsAuto’s annual list had plenty of variety
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
What do suppliers think about their customers? Well, that answer—with a couple of exceptions—isn’t exactly a resounding hurrah.
Focus will be on small commercial vans, and maybe more
Although fuel-cell powered vehicles could still be in the automotive future, growth will be measured, and so will the market there for composite components. Composites for electric vehicle battery packs and hydrogen tanks for fuel cell vehicles will be the more immediate opportunity.
Next step is pilot plant for solid-state EV batteries
The compact sport sedan from Lexus is not just track-tested, but track-developed
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
Titles matter and this title is something you might see at a Silicon Valley startup, not a giant OEM.
Too Much of a Good Thing? Crossover segment becoming saturated
Stock soars past $1,000 per share
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.
Partner must address van market share worries this week
Compact crossover takes on Toyota RAV4 in emerging segment
Commercial vehicles could be the right application for fledgling technology
Mass returns not expected until at least September
Toyota places $1-million order for vehicle hydrogen systems—for big rigs
$2.6 billion investment creates global scale for partners’ autonomous vehicle operations