FutureSteelVehicle: leading edge innovation for steel body structures

  title={FutureSteelVehicle: leading edge innovation for steel body structures},
  author={Cees Ten Broek},
WorldAutoSteel launched phase 2 of its FutureSteelVehicle programme with the aim to show automakers how latest and future steel grades and technologies can provide light body structures for electrified vehicles. The objective was to develop detailed design concepts and fully optimise a radically different steel body structure for a compact battery electric vehicle in production in the 2015–2020 timeframe. This article discloses the final outcomes of the phase 2 development, detailing steel body… CONTINUE READING