Low Oil Prices Challenge US Manufacturers

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At the 2015 North American International Auto Show this week, Chevrolet showed off a Bolt concept car that gets 20-plus miles of electric range, and the Ford F-150, which features a lightweight aluminum body, won Truck of the Year. By Sarah A. Webster, Manufacturing Engineering.

Technology Merges with Automotive in New Era of Efficient…

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mpg by 2025. And that efficiency comes with the integration of different types of materials in the form of advanced high strength steels, dual phase steels, different types of aluminumaluminum castings and aluminum sheet—and, sometimes, magnesium.