Carbon fibre could be a major material within five years

The 1996 McLaren F1, the first car to feature a carbon fibre body shell, and the price tag reflected that. However, recent indications are that carbon fibre is set to make major inroads into mass-market vehicle manufacturing.

By Mike Davey Toronto, Ontario — October 15, 2015 — More composite materials, including carbon fibre, will be showing up on our roads in coming years. It’s an absolute certainty that these cars are also going to be making their way to your facility. Dale Brosius is the Chief Commercialization Officer for the Institute for […]