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The Metals & Alloys Blog is the place for conversation and discussion about ferrous and nonferrous metals, metalworking processes, and specialty alloys. Here, you'll find everything from application ideas, to news and industry trends, to hot topics and cutting edge innovations.

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Steel Wheel Swansong?

Posted May 15, 2010 2:17 PM

With emphasis on improving mileage to meet tougher U.S. government mandates, carmakers are looking to shed vehicle weight anywhere they can. Do you think steel wheels will have a place in the picture or will "alloys" drive them out of the market?

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