Vehicle Weight Reduction — A Multifaceted Approach

Tuesday, March 3, 2:30PM–3:15PM

Vehicle weight reduction can be leveraged in many ways. It can allow you to increase usable payload, improve fuel economy, avoid overweight issues or even downsize a vehicle. All of these options have the potential to lower your overall operating costs in one way or another. Gain insights into the benefits and application of vehicle weight-reduction technologies from an OEM and an end-user fleet perspective.

Presented by: John Davis, Chief Engineer, Commercial Vehicles, Ford Motor Company (Dearborn, MI); and George Mayhew, Vehicle Engineering and Development, Verizon (Westminster, MD)