National Research Council spearheading aluminum vehicle research

The ALtec research group is linked to the National Research Council's Lightweighting of Ground Transportation Vehicles program.

Ottawa, Ontario — June 15, 2016 — The introduction of the aluminum-bodied F-150 led to a lot of speculation that soon many major automakers would be turning to this material to decrease the curb weight of their vehicles. While the automotive industry has been slower to adopt aluminum than some were expecting, there is definitely […]