Engineers continue to improve the properties of metal and evolve manufacturing technologies to enable metals to maintain, or achieve more of, a competitive presence in vehicles.
This second of two parts reviews some of the more significant vehicles from past year's motor shows and showcases trends in design and technology from the world's auotmakers.
AEI takes a look at what some companies are doing to improve vehicle NVH.
This final segment of AEI's three-part look at doing business in the digital age focuses on suppliers and OEMs in Asia.
A new process from PM Krupp Technologies Inc., F2, is suitable for producing fully dense parts that are too expensive to machine or cast, or that require the high strength, hardness, and durablity that conventional (low-density) powder metal cannot provide.
The impact and potential of Web technologies dominated discussion at SAE's Automotive Manufacturing Conference & Exposition in June.