Walmart’s truck fleet includes 6,500 tractors, 55,000 trailers and more than 7,000 drivers. It remains to be seen whether this green concept vehicle, made from CFRP, will become the norm for the multinational retailer.

A Green Truck Debuts

Walmart wanted a greener truck. So, the multinational retailer teamed up with other companies to produce a concept vehicle and unveiled the resulting futuristic-looking tractor-trailer in 2014. It is the...
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Automotive Holds Potential, But Needs Fine-Tuning

Composites have a place in the conversation on lightweighting vehicles and improving fuel standards, but how can the composites industry lead the conversation? Chris Red, principal of Composites Forecasts...