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Reimagining Autonomous Interior Design

Jun 27, 2019

Reimagining Autonomous Interior Design

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

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

Six Ways Materials Can Enhance Ride-Hailing Vehicles

Mar 05, 2018

Six Ways Materials Can Enhance Ride-Hailing Vehicles

iGloss Auto Clear Coat for Higher Gloss and Fewer Scratches

Jan 24, 2018

iGloss Auto Clear Coat for Higher Gloss and Fewer Scratches

Automakers can lower VOCs in vehicle's interiors with BASF

Jul 25, 2017

Low VOC Polyurethanes Create an Odorless New Car Smell

BASF's Composite Expertise Means Metal Sits Out for Lincoln Continental Seat

Jan 09, 2017

BASF's Composite Expertise Means Metal Sits Out for Lincoln Continental Seat

BASF Color of the Year, a Smoky Blue, Makes its Debut at SEMA

Nov 03, 2016

BASF Color of the Year, a Smoky Blue, Makes its Debut at SEMA

Hyundai RN30: Innovations Driving Race Car Performance

Oct 18, 2016

Hyundai RN30: Innovations Driving Race Car Performance

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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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 Auto Clear Coat for Higher Gloss and Fewer Scratches

Jan 24, 2018

iGloss Auto Clear Coat for Higher Gloss and Fewer Scratches

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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Automakers can lower VOCs in vehicle's interiors with BASF

Jul 25, 2017

Low VOC Polyurethanes Create an Odorless New Car Smell

This well-known smell can negatively impact air quality. The odor inside vehicles is created when volatile organic compounds (VOC) are released from plastic, leather, rubber or textile interior components, which passengers may inhale while in the vehicle.

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BASF's Composite Expertise Means Metal Sits Out for Lincoln Continental Seat

Jan 09, 2017

BASF's Composite Expertise Means Metal Sits Out for Lincoln Continental Seat

Ford Motor Co. wanted to introduce an innovative seating architecture for the highly anticipated, all-new Lincoln Continental. When overhauling the system, the automaker was looking to lightweight the front row seats in this iconic luxury vehicle, making the transition from metal to plastic material without sacrificing the inclusion of best-in-class comfort features.

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BASF Color of the Year, a Smoky Blue, Makes its Debut at SEMA

Nov 03, 2016

BASF Color of the Year, a Smoky Blue, Makes its Debut at SEMA

Can a color represent a feeling? Paul Czornij, head of design for BASF's Color Excellence Group, believes that the color blue exudes honesty, reliability and self-expression. For those reasons, he feels that blue will continue to be a prominent color influencing the future of automotive design.

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Hyundai RN30: Innovations Driving Race Car Performance

Oct 18, 2016

Hyundai RN30: Innovations Driving Race Car Performance

BASF RN30 project coordinators - Nok-young Choi and Billy Kim - share a behind the scenes look at the creation of this chemistry supercharged, high-performance vehicle.

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