Car Engine Components

Many of today's car engine components are plastic. From air-intake systems to cooling systems to actual engine parts, plastic helps make engine systems both easier to design, easier to assemble, and lighter in weight. Plastics' versatility has revolutionized car engine component design.




Plastic Pipes Replace Metal at Toyota

 

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You Won't Believe This: A REAL Plastic Engine

The Polimotor 2 project is an initiative to build an “all-plastic” engine that reduces overall engine weight by up to 30%...

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Plastics and Sustainability

 

A Valuation of Environmental Benefits, Costs and Opportunities for Continuous Improvement

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