Ford commits to $5 million investment in the future of composites

Ford is using its new low-volume GT supercar as a 'test bed' for work with composites such as carbon fibre.

By Mike Davey Knoxville, Tennessee — October 24, 2016 — Carbon fibre and other composites are still largely used by high-end manufacturers, but the company that practically defined “mass market” in the automotive world seems to have its eyes on the materials. Ford has recently joined the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) as […]