Newly developed applications can handle extreme heat in passenger and commercial vehicles.
The new facility will produce adhesives in support of two mega trends: vehicle electrification and lightweighting.
Two lightweighting technologies receive finalist and runner-up designations.
CEO Mike Flewitt says winning “the weight race” is a priority for McLaren.
The acquisition complements the company’s global footprint and expands into aluminum and existing magnesium casting and stamping capabilities, as well as providing for necessary growth-capacity in Europe, according to Shiloh.
Magna International Inc., in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Energy and partners FCA US and Grupo Antolin, has developed a new, ultra-light door architecture that achieves the project objective of 42.5 percent mass savings compared to an average current production door.