Honda Access Takes Car Accessory Customization into the Fast Lane with Stratasys 3D Printed Prototypes

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What do you need from your set of wheels? Is it a functional workhorse, or does it have to reflect your personality? More and more, car owners’ accessories and style choices set their vehicles apart. An entire industry exists to support automobile customization, and Stratasys 3D printing is playing … [Read more...]

Personalizing New Daihatsu Copen Robe Roadster Design with Stratasys 3D Printing

Unique design elements on the front bumper and emblem of this 
Daihatsu Copen were created with Stratasys 3D printing

The Japanese car company Daihatsu is giving customers a unique, personalized driving experience. Designers Kota Nezu and Junjie Sun used the Daihatsu Copen Roadster, a car that was totally redesigned and re-introduced to the market in 2014, as their base to introduce customized elements such as Stra … [Read more...]

3D Printing Beats Steel for BMW Prototype: Clemson University Saves 75% on Costs for Deep Orange Project

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Clemson University, one of the top 20 universities in the country according to US News and World Report, is home to the nations only graduate Department of Automotive Engineering located at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR). In addition to excellent resear … [Read more...]

Lamborghini Accelerates and Perfects Automotive Engineering with Stratasys 3D Printed Prototypes and Track-Ready Parts


With a 50 year heritage that has seen its brand become synonymous with extreme and uncompromising automotive design, Lamborghini relies upon the most cutting edge technologies to uphold its reputation for automotive excellence. Meeting this objective is aided by the company’s continued use of Strata … [Read more...]

3D Printed Thermoplastics versus Metal: Why Volvo Trucks Chose Additive Manufacturing for 30 Engine Assembly Tools


You have to be tough and efficient to be a Volvo Truck engine.  These ultra-reliable paradigms of automotive innovation are built for the long haul with maximum productivity.  The manufacturing and assembly tools used to build them also have to be tough and efficient.  Which is why Volvo Trucks is n … [Read more...]

3D Printed Soluble Cores Keep Porsche Purring!

Porsche 911 using parts enabled by Stratasys 
FDM-based 3D printing

Champion Motorsport has built its reputation on impressive victories in auto racing.  That same winning technology is now available in a line of aftermarket performance products for Porsche cars, including turbo inlet ducts for the Porsche 997 aka Porsche 911. Though traditional manufacturing would … [Read more...]

Revolutionary New Electric Car Built and Tested in One Year with Objet1000 Multi-material 3D Production System


A new breed of car has been born. Using revolutionary design and production methods, the StreetScooter C16 Short Distance Vehicle was built by the team at Aachen University using an Objet1000 Multi-material 3D Production System by Stratasys. 3D Printing was used for all of the vehicle’s exterior … [Read more...]

Stratasys 3D Printing Named ‘Motorsport Technology of the Year’


Stratasys 3D Printing has been named Professional MotorSport Magazine’s “Motorsport Technology of the Year” at the annual Professional MotorSport World Expo Awards this week in Cologne, Germany. The award comes from our work with Strakka Racing, producing 3D printed parts for their Championship Stra … [Read more...]

From Auto Racing to Fashion and Everything in Between, Stratasys Shines at London 3D Printshow

Winston Hendrickson, VP Creative Media Solutions at Adobe Software, featuring one of the models from the Objet500 Connex3 Color Multi-material 3D Printer by Stratasys

The third annual London 3D Printshow wrapped up Saturday. This year’s show highlighted the artistic aspects of 3D printing in the Art Gallery section, in collaboration with show sponsor Adobe, as well as a Music Room filled with 3D printed instruments for visitors to test. A Hospital Area featured a … [Read more...]

Stratasys 3D Printing Speeds into NASCAR with Joe Gibbs Racing

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Stratasys 3D Printing made its NASCAR Nationwide Series debut Saturday afternoon, sponsoring the No. 11 Toyota Camry, driven by Elliott Sadler of the Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) team, at the U.S. Cellular 250. JGR has incorporated Stratasys' FDM 3D printing technology into their race program for m[Read more...]