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Fowler, David
May 2004
Engineer (00137758);5/1/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7651, p10
Reports that AC Cars and Alubin of Israel have won funding from Eureka, the European network for market-oriented research and development, for a pioneering project to make a lightweight car chassis from extruded magnesium sections. Efforts of car makers to save weight in their vehicles because of the benefits to performance; Plans of the joint British-Israeli project to make an economic assessment of other potential applications for the technology.


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