Can steel improve the affordability of electric cars?

DOCOL - The Automotive Steel

May 17, 2017 @ 10.00 Detroit / 15.00 London / 16.00 Stuttgart / 19.30 New Delhi

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Is it possible to make electric cars that most people can afford? How can an electric car battery be protected? Can the vehicle weight be reduced to increase its driving range?

In this free 60-minute webinar, Jonas Adolfsson, car body design expert at SSAB, will outline how advanced high strength steels can help make cars safer and lighter at an affordable cost.

Webinar attendees will hear about various scenarios involving steel in automotive applications, and about ways in which other challenges presented by electric vehicles can be addressed using advanced high strength steels.


  • 1 x 30 minute presentation followed by 30 minutes Q&A


  • Jonas Adolfsson, Car Body Design Expert, SSAB