The 21st Century Passenger Car: Lean or Green?
One of the themes that dominates conversations in the car industry at present is that of lightweighting. There has been growing concern over the weight increase of each new model over its predecessor, while the proliferation of comfort and safety items as well as emissions control systems have added yet more weight. However, the new and lighter vehicle structures and complex new manufacturing systems required to reverse this trend may prove too costly an upheaval for the low-margin automobile industry to contemplate.
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