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BASF Battery Materials Powering E-mobility in North America

Nov 30, 2018

BASF Battery Materials Powering E-mobility in North America

Improve Lidar Detection with Near Infrared Reflective Dark Automotive Paint Colors

Nov 02, 2018

Improve Lidar Detection with Near Infrared Reflective Dark Automotive Paint Colors

BASF Demonstrates the Importance of Automotive Composites for Lightweighting

Oct 17, 2018

BASF Demonstrates the Importance of Automotive Composites for Lightweighting

Bio-Based Foam, a New Sustainable and Lightweight Automotive Material

Aug 09, 2018

Bio-Based Foam, a New Sustainable and Lightweight Automotive Material

5 Ways Material Science Is Driving Autonomous Vehicle Safety and Design

Jul 10, 2018

5 Ways Material Science Is Driving Autonomous Vehicle Safety and Design

BASF Automotive Paint Color Trends 18/19 65 Global Colors

Jun 21, 2018

3 Trends Shaping Future Automotive Paint Colors in North America

PremAir means light-duty trucks, SUVs can keep trucking

May 02, 2018

PremAir means light-duty trucks, SUVs can keep trucking

Six Ways Materials Can Enhance Ride-Hailing Vehicles

Mar 05, 2018

Six Ways Materials Can Enhance Ride-Hailing Vehicles

iGloss Delivers that New Car Look, Longer

Jan 24, 2018

iGloss Delivers that New Car Look, Longer

BASF Demonstrates the Importance of Automotive Composites for Lightweighting

Oct 17, 2018

BASF Demonstrates the Importance of Automotive Composites for Lightweighting

The use of automotive composites offers lightweighting advantages, helping automakers create vehicle parts with reduced weight and improved performance and strength. Fiber-reinforced composites can compete with traditional materials and are well-suited for both interior and exterior applications.

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Bio-Based Foam, a New Sustainable and Lightweight Automotive Material

Aug 09, 2018

Bio-Based Foam, a New Sustainable and Lightweight Automotive Material

Sustainability remains a top priority for automakers, despite the Environmental Protection Agency's recent proposal to scale back fuel-economy standards.

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5 Ways Material Science Is Driving Autonomous Vehicle Safety and Design

Jul 10, 2018

5 Ways Material Science Is Driving Autonomous Vehicle Safety and Design

As the race to fully autonomous vehicles continues, the technology that enables this revolution poses the biggest challenges - as well as the biggest opportunities - the automotive industry has ever seen.

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BASF Automotive Paint Color Trends 18/19 65 Global Colors

Jun 21, 2018

3 Trends Shaping Future Automotive Paint Colors in North America

Color plays a big role in a consumer's decision of which vehicle to drive off the lot. It's deeply psychological. Often consumers aren't even aware of the factors that may subtly influence their preferences, and the color they select then becomes an external expression of who they are to the world.

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PremAir means light-duty trucks, SUVs can keep trucking

May 02, 2018

PremAir means light-duty trucks, SUVs can keep trucking

SUVs and pickup trucks accounted for 63 percent of total automotive sales in 2016, yet the high emissions outputs of these vehicles negatively impact automakers' ability to meet tightening standards set forth by the Environmental Protection Agency and California Air Resources Board.

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Six Ways Materials Can Enhance Ride-Hailing Vehicles

Mar 05, 2018

Six Ways Materials Can Enhance Ride-Hailing Vehicles

By 2030 ride-hailing is expected to be a $285 billion industry, with 97 million ride-hailing trips occurring daily around the world, according to Goldman Sachs.

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iGloss Delivers that New Car Look, Longer

Jan 24, 2018

iGloss Delivers that New Car Look, Longer

Exterior appearance plays a significant role in vehicle selection and purchase. However, over time, environmental and mechanical influences can cause scratches on the surface. Customer surveys such as J.D. Power reveal that the number and degree of those scratches is a cause for vehicle owner dissatisfaction.

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