Preparing for Mixed Materials

Preparing for Mixed Materials

With the growing demand for fuel efficiency, the use of mixed materials has and will continue to increase. A recent article by Repairer Driven News titled, "Auto Body Shops Should Heed Mixed-Material, Welding Lessons from Automotive News Tesla Report," which talks about future material use and attachment. Let’s take a look at this article.

The article talks about the increased use of mixed materials, including some vehicle-specific examples. With new technologies different materials are able to be joined together. The article also states that by 2028, 25% of vehicle bodies in white will have aluminum components. Check out Repairer Driven News to read the full article.