Normally when you think about shaving pounds from a vehicle, you think of downsizing or substituting lighter alternatives to steel. Supplier Faurecia SA is proposing a weight reduction strategy that quite literally is a bare bones approach, sometimes stripping off the skin and “celebrating the substrate.” Dubbed “Light Attitude,” Faurecia is showing a grouping of interior and chassis design concepts that it says taken together can chop 66 lbs. (30 kg) from a vehicle’s weight. The ...
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