In 2015 the market for automotive composites is progressing strongly, boosted by increasingly advanced production techniques which are facilitating higher volume production of composite materials.
Ford Motor Company has worked with Unifi to bring environmentally responsible, high-performance Repreve fiber to many Ford vehicles.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) disclosed a settlement with four Texas-based recreational vehicle importers and an affiliated Chinese vehicle manufacturer, for the illegal import and sale of more than 4,000 uncertified off-road recreational vehicles sold under the brand name Hammerhead. The companies will pay $560,000 in civil penalties.
KAR Auction Services, the parent company of ADESA, has developed a whole car auction facility in Chicago, Illinois. Named ADESA Chicago, the site will give KAR a strong local presence in the nation’s third largest metropolitan area.