"They had to meet collision standards with the same overall mass, so we developed advanced high-strength steels
The company was recognised for its advanced high-strength steel
innovations in the 2018 Honda Odyssey.
By 2025, use of advanced high-strength steel
(AHSS) for automotive lightweighting is expected to double from current levels.
This trend of nearly instant stress-drop and subsequent strain-hardening behavior under a single pulse of electric current corresponds well with the experimental results of advanced high-strength steel
under similar conditions .
They cover the weld integrity of tailor welded blanks, the mechanical-based modeling of tailor welded blank forming, the numerical simulation modeling of tailor welded blank forming, lightweight metal alloy blanks, advanced high-strength steel
, the automotive industry, and the aerospace industry.
In addition, there are new anti-collision features, and advanced high-strength steel
to ensure improved deformation properties in the event of a crash.
But this being Hyundai--know that Hyundai Group runs a steel company--there is an extensive use of advanced high-strength steel
: 54 percent of the body-in-white is made with these strong-but-light steels.
The model features advanced high-strength steel
in the front door frames, floor pan and front wheel wells, and redesigned side curtain airbags.