Category Archives: Automotive

3D printing enables high performance for Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

American automaker Ford Motor Company has revealed the use of 3D printing in generating the high performance of its new vehicle, the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500. Virtual testing over 500 designs in supercomputers utilizing additive manufacturing prototyping tools, a team of Ford designers and engineers set out to make the “most advanced performance street-legal Mustang […]

Shelby GT500 Tested via Supercomputers & 3D Printing

The Mustang Shelby GT500 goes on sale later this year, offering the latest frills automotive engineering has to offer. This high performance vehicle is another notch in the long line of renowned Mustangs under Ford’s design ingenuity. This time around the preliminary testing and simulations brought in very high levels of virtual testing using supercomputers […]

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Aston Martin unveils AM-RB 003 hypercar with 3D printed parts at Geneva Motor Show 2019

British luxury sports car manufacturer Aston Martin has used 3D printing technology in the production and design of its AM-RB 003 concept car, unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show 2019. AM-RB 003, formerly known as project 003, is Aston Martin’s third mid-engine hypercar, with Red Bull Advanced Technologies involved in the design and engineering of […]

SLM Solutions and Bugatti driving automotive sector with metal 3D printed parts

SLM Solutions, a German provider of metal additive manufacturing systems, has released more information about working with Bugatti, the French manufacturer of high-performance automobiles. The new information shows how 3D printing is used to develop critical components. Last year, the partners created a 3D printed brake caliper for the Bugatti Chiron. Recently the component underwent testing for serial production. Now, […]

Roboter 3D druckt eine Ersatzhalterung auf ein Fahrzeugteil

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In einer Weltneuheit hat das Repairbot-Projekt von Swinburne einen wichtigen Meilenstein erreicht: Mit einem Roboter wurde erfolgreich eine Ersatznase an einer Fahrzeugscheinwerferbaugruppe in 3D gedruckt. Das Repairbot-Projekt ist eine Industriekooperation mit Tradiebot, die von der AMA Group unterstützt wird und vom Bund über das Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Center (IMCRC) unterstützt wird. Dabei wurde ein [...]

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Australian “Repairbot” Repairs Cars with 3D printing

In a collaboration between automation company Tradiebot Industries, automotive aftercare firm AMA Group, and the Swinburne University of Technology, a lug was 3D printed directly onto an automotive headlamp. The “Repairbot” project is backed by the not-for-profit Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (IMCRC) that seeks to lift Australian companies into the global spotlight. The goal […]

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Swinburne robot constructs automotive repair using 3D printing

Swinburne University of Technology has collaborated with Sydney-based industrial automation firm Tradiebot Industries and automotive aftercare company AMA Group to 3D print a replacement lug for an automotive headlamp assembly using a robotic arm. Initially funded by a sum of $1,264,695 AUD (approx. $994 thousand USD) in 2018, the collaboration is part of the ‘Repairbot’ […]

Swinburne robot constructs automotive repair using 3D printing

Swinburne University of Technology has collaborated with Sydney-based industrial automation firm Tradiebot Industries and automotive aftercare company AMA Group to 3D print a replacement lug for an automotive headlamp assembly using a robotic arm. Initially funded by a sum of $1,264,695 AUD (approx. $994 thousand USD) in 2018, the collaboration is part of the ‘Repairbot’ […]

McLaren Speedtail features 3D printed toolkit from Snap-on

With the launch of the 2019 Geneva Motor Show today, international car manufacturers are showcasing the latest luxury, high-performance vehicles. Among the selection, McLaren Automotive a British automotive manufacturer, is displaying its first ever Hyper-Grand Tourer (GT) luxury automobile, the Speedtail, which features Snap-on’s first built-in 3D printed titanium toolkit. The Speedtail is said to […]

Olli, 3D printed autonomous electric vehicle transports Sacramento State students

Olli is now on the move at the Sacramento State University campus. Manufactured by Local Motors, an Arizona-based OEM, Olli is a 3D printed autonomous electric vehicle that can be customized according to desired routes. Co-founder and CEO of Local Motors, Jay Rogers, said,  “This deployment is a big moment for Sacramento State and for Local […]