“Glass Car“

With the “Glass Car“, the institutes of the Alliance present their skills and provide concrete solutions.

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Technology Carrier

The technology carrier “Glass Car“ shows selected exhibits from the whole value chain.

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Lighter, less fuel consumption, more cost-efficient - these are the objectives.
If possible with electric drive. Car manufacturers face many requirements.
Researchers of the Fraunhofer AutoMOBILE Production Alliance support the manufacturer and develop, for example, lightweight components for the car of the future. The results of their work are shown on this technology carrier.
How can you reduce material? Which materials are recyclable and sustainable?
What technologies are efficient and conserve resources?
Altogether there are approximately 50 developments shown, and this is just a part of the whole process chain. The main fields are car body, powertrain, interior, vehicle assembly, production research for electric mobility and methodological competences.