Following the success of the first (1995) edition, this fully updated report will provide a global overview of the use of automotive plastics and composites in passenger vehicles, with an analysis of markets and trends to the year 2007. Special attention is given to vehicle weight reduction. For a PDF version of the report please call Tina Enright on +44 (0) 1865 843008 for price details.The requirements for bumpers performance would appear to be splitting into three separate technical performance areas:O ... Examples demonstrating the integrated styling line on current models could be considered to be the Ford Focus or the Alfa ... Because of the large volumes involved in many of the US models, a metal beam with energy absorbing PP or PU ... High market value vehicles in Europe tend to have aluminium front armatures and SMC or GMT rear bumper arrnatures.
|Title||:||Automotive Plastics & Composites - Worldwide Markets & Trends to 2007|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 1999-12-08|