Chinese electric vehicle maker NIO has introduced a novel composite wheel blade made of Maezio® continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic (CFRTP) composites to improve the aerodynamic performance of its electric SUVs with enhanced looks.
|advantages||A unique appearance with a class A surface
Strong mechanical and weathering performance
High temperature resistance – can survive braking-induced temperatures of up to 150°C
|material||Maezio® (CF/PC) UD sheet|
|development partners||NIO (OEM), Flex (Molder)|
Further information regarding the project can be found here.