American Metals Market reports that Ford Motor Co. finalizes plans to put its first volume-built aluminum cars into production at its Jaguar Cars Plc. The new Jaguar models, known as the X350s, will feature aluminum body-in-white with aluminum closures. Unlike current spaceframes, Jaguar's new cars will be built in much the same way as conventional steel-body cars, using stampings and subassemblies made of stampings. After the body-in-white has been built, the doors, hood and deck lid ...
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