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July 7th, 2004

Nanotechnology builds a better car

Abstract:
Researchers are finding ways to make vehicles safer, lighter, more powerful - and ultimately less expensive - by building materials one atom at a time. General Motors Corp. is already using nanocomposites to build lighter but stronger running boards for several van models, as well as cargo beds for the Hummer H2 and exterior panels for the Chevrolet Malibu sedan. But that's only the beginning. Your next car could have a nanocoated windshield that resists cracking and breaking ...

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The Detroit News

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