Friday, July 24, 2009

New Eco Composite Material Used in RVs

Check out Komfort Corps' new Eco Composite Material they're using in their RVs. It replaces much of the wood and other materials used in traditional RV construction. Advantages to the use of EC are a lighter RV, translating into fuel savings, greater strength for longer-term durability and a significant reduction of vehicle damage from leaks or other water intrusion.

To find out more, read this article in RVBusiness.


Carbon Fiber & Other Composite Materials in the New Lambroghini Murcielago

Carbon-fiber will be used throughout the chassis of a new high-performance version the Lamborghini called the Murcielago Strada. said:

The Strada model is designed in the style of the race-spec Murcielago R-GT, and carbon-fiber is used extensively throughout the chassis to lighten the car - in fact, the front splitter, rear diffuser and rear wing are all manufactured from the advanced composite material.

Inside, Reiter Engineering has decked out the car with Alcantara and leather trim and custom designed sports bucket seats. Its designers claim the Strada features a look that more echoes a theme of "sporting elegance" compared to its brash sibling, the Murcielago R-GT.

To read more about this new model, click here.