Lightweight materials reduce the overall weight of the vehicle and thus improve the efficiency of its performance. An important step along the way to lower fuel consumption and thus CO2-lower individual transport.
With the panorama roof, the vehicle roof has become an area for design. As an innovative supplier, we started to develop lightweight roof systems made of polycarbonate in 2002.
With the Webasto Glas ProTec® glass coating technology, Webasto is a global pioneer in the large-scale production of a glass-plastic compound for the automotive sector.
The lightweight PU composite material contains a foam core, a mix of polyurethane and reinforcing fibers. It has a very good weight/stiffness ratio.