The 2008 NAIAS in Detroit is showcasing a slew of luxurious, practical and eco-friendly vehicles. DN Editor-in-Chief John Dodge and Senior Technical Editor Chuck Murray are on the show floor - read their coverage below for the latest on the auto innovations coming out of NAIAS.
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Browse through the galleries of DN Editor-in-Chief John Dodge's photos from the Detroit Auto Show below for an up-close look at the most innovative autos. The Future of the Auto Industry at 2008 NAIAS Chinese Autos at the Detroit Auto Show Innovative Autos on the Show Floor
Some cars are more reliable than others, but even the vehicles at the bottom of this year’s Consumer Reports reliability survey are vastly better than those of 20 years ago in the key areas of powertrain and hardware, experts said this week.
Many of the materials in this slideshow are resins or elastomers, plus reinforced materials, styrenics, and PLA masterbatches. Applications range from automotive and aerospace to industrial, consumer electronics and wearables, consumer goods, medical and healthcare, as well as sporting goods, and materials for protecting food and beverages.
While many larger companies are still reluctant to rely on wireless networks to transmit important information in industrial settings, there is an increasing acceptance rate of the newer, more robust wireless options that are now available.
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