Driven to action

Lee, Andrew
May 2005
Engineer (00137758);5/30/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7676, p45
Discusses the challenges facing the automotive industry in Great Britain. Increase in both consumer demands for stylish cars and environmental legislation from the government; Use of material technology to help the industry meet its various challenges; Effort of both the steel and plastics industry to ensure a continued strong presence in the automotive sector; Concern regarding the trade-off between car size and weight.


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