For semi-structural and some structural parts in a car, carbon fiber compression molding compounds work well.
The first year of sales for its Model S, Tesla sold more than twice as many cars as either Nissan or GM did when they introduced battery-powered cars.
Burning cars and bankruptcies
aren't stopping BASF from investing in EV batteries.
The SAE 2014 World Congress assembles the best talent in the automotive industry; experts, management teams, engineers, and executives alike gather to collaborate and address these current challenges, celebrate evolution and achievement over the last 100+ years, and promote the multitude of opportunities fundamental for a successful future.
Location: Cobo Conference Exhibition Center
This special conference by the Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT) will be held at the Macomb Community College South Campus on May 2, 2014.
Location: Macomb Community College South Campus
Target Audience: Educators;Students;Industry Professionals/Practitioners;Researchers;General Public
conference will focus on the future of the automotive industry and may include
an optional electric vehicle ride & drive. Keynote speakers include Nigel Francis, senior vice president, Automotive Industry Office,
Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), John McElroy, host "Autoline Daily" and WWJ News Radio
950, and Kristin Dziczek, director, Labor and
Industry Group, Center for Automotive Research (CAR).
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