The automotive trade is beneath constant pressure to design vehicles capable of meeting progressively difficult challenges like improved fuel economy, increased safety and effective emission management. Drawing on the information of leading specialists, advanced materials in automotive technology explores the development, potential and impact of exploitation such materials. Explores the development, potential and impact of exploitation advanced materials for improved fuel economy, increased safety and effective mission control in the automotive trade. Provides a comprehensive introduction to advanced materials for vehicle lightweight coefficient and automotive applications. Covers a variety of design concepts and producing problems that arise once operating with advanced materials, together with technologies for reducing noise, vibration and harshness, and also the employment of automotive materials.