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Composite case study: curved rear bumper beam of the Corvette Stingray

2020-07-06T16:36:00+01:00By Gareth Price

Performance vehicle structures have long made extensive use of composite materials and the new generation of GM’s flagship sportscar, the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, continues the push. A key composite component of the new Corvette Stingray is a curved carbon fibre rear bumper beam, created through a bespoke application of radius pultrusion…

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Porsche gets comfortable with 3D-printed seat technology

2020-07-06T13:52:00+01:00By Gareth Price

An innovative alternative to conventional sports seat upholstery is in development with a 3D-printed bodyform full-bucket seat

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Smart steel solutions for BEV body-in-white

2020-07-02T16:32:00+01:00By ArcelorMittal, Sponsor partner

As the automotive manufacturing industry adapts during fast-changing times, steel has a major role to play

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BMW shapes up its 3D printing prowess

2020-07-01T14:57:00+01:00By Gareth Price

A new technology campus for additive manufacturing comes on stream in Munich

Evaluating the best test method should start very early in the design phase of an EV-related product

How to test EV battery packs

2020-06-26T15:33:00+01:00By Chuck Hagyard

Testing EV components is now an important addition to OEM and tier supplier quality control processes. Chuck Hagyard from Cincinnati Test Systems, shares some insights into critical leak test-related challenges and considerations

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