“IACMI Announces Project to Reduce Cost of Carbon Fiber Automobile Structural Parts”

Composites Institute, July 5, 2016

Toray automotive carbon fiber interactive



Carbon fiber can be found in the 7 Series’ B- and C-pillars, rocker panels, roof bows and rails, transmission tunnel and rear deck of the 7 Series, which will be built in Dingolfing, Germany. (Provided by BMW)

This Ducker Worldwide analysis (slightly distorted) shown in an SAE webinar indicates the various costs of different lightweighting materials. (Provided by Ducker Worldwide)