Category: Automotive


Porsche to Start Offering 3D-Printed Seats

Few things are more annoying in an otherwise very good performance car than an unsupportive driver’s seat. Enter Porsche, a company that already makes very good seats, and its announcement that as of mid-2021...


How Porsche is 3D-Printing Pistons

Additive manufacturing – a sophisticated form of 3D-printing – has been used in the car industry for years now for rapid prototyping of components, but its use for making production parts has been gathering...


Lightweight Design Beyond CAD

Automakers have been focused on lightweighting their vehicles for years, motivated by fuel economy, performance and safety. This engineering task is becoming increasingly difficult as the areas to trim become fewer, and the requirements...