U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Vehicle Technologies Program
FY 2008 Progress Report for Lightweighting Materials
The FY 2008 Progress Report for Lightweighting Materials focuses on the development and validation of advanced materials and manufacturing technologies, to significantly reduce automotive vehicle body and chassis weight without compromising other attributes such as safety, performance, recyclability, and cost.
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