high strength steel

  • Both BMW and General Motors (GM) have mixed-material vehicles that provide some insight into what we might expect to see more of in the future. This article will take a closer look at those vehicles and the repair strategies used by each vehicle makers.
    Jake Dembroski
  • As mixed materials become more prevalent in the automotive industry, the importance of identifying steel grades used in automotive construction is becoming even more critical.
    David Anderson
  • There are more than 200 automotive steel grades featuring an array of properties, including formability up to 60 percent, and strengths from 200 MegaPascals (MPa) to 1900 MPa.
    David Anderson
  • Automotive manufacturers are increasingly turning to new lightweight materials (high-strength steels, aluminum, magnesium and composites) in an effort to drive down vehicle weight.