Aluminum Association study of corrosion near hood hem offers lesson that careful preparation and coating/sealer work is necessary to keep the vehicle from coming back: https://t.co/mt3bjfpKLI @drivealuminum via @repairerdriven
@DriveUsingSteel Flawed. SMDI assumes aluminum delivers 21 to 32% weight save. Ford delivered a combined average box, gate, closures and BIW weight save of 45% for F-150. Also bad assumption that steel blanks have higher utilization than aluminum. Ford often achieves higher utilization with Al.
Congrats to the 2018 #Lincoln #Navigator rated five-star overall safety by @NHTSAgov! @LincolnMotorCo credits the Navigator’s strong, lightweight #aluminum body for helping it perform well. Read more from @NYDNAutos here: https://t.co/0tNCMbYqht
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