Supercars getting serious about carbon-fiber composites


European carmakers including Lamborghini, Ferrari, Bentley and McLaren made carbon-fiber composites the standard for high-end “supercars.”

Now those same companies are taking carbon fiber even further, creating new ways to process it that will reduce the amount of time needed to mold the composite, and push it even further into structural parts.

Automobili Lamborghini SpA even made its new technology the centerpiece of its Sesto Elemento concept car introduced...
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