Monthly Archives: April 2015

Apr 29 2015

Aluminum Auto Body Repair

Car manufacturers are always looking for innovative ways to reduce fuel consumption, while continuing to improve safety ratings. One of the ways to improve fuel consumption, construct a lighter vehicle.

In 2012, the Obama administration set a mandate for each manufacturer’s fleet to have an average fuel consumption of at least 54.5 mpg by 2025. This new standard made each manufacturer quickly look at ways of using new types of materials in the manufacturing process. Historically, most vehicle parts have been manufactured using steel.

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