AUTOLINE

Program Details
Air Time: 
08/18/2013 - 4:30pm - 4:59pm
Program Title: 
LIGHTWEIGHTING - PART 1
Program Service: 
MX
Program URL: 
http://www.autolinedetroit.tv/
PSIP Description: 
Guests discuss finding lighter materials that are just as safe to use in production.
Long Description: 
Everybody in the auto industry is looking to lose weight these days. With CAFE requirements creeping ever closer all manufacturers want to their improve miles per gallon average. And the best way to do that is by lightweighting - finding lighter materials that are just as safe to use in production. And since everyone is doing it, John McElroy has put together the perfect panel to touch on the topic. Joining him is Carla Bailo the head R&D for Nissan Americas, the CEO of CSP Plastics Frank Macher and Maurice Sessel from International Automotive Components.