STLE Cleveland Section Meeting
Date: Monday, March 3, 2014
Title: The 2014 Acura MDX: Development of an All-New Lightweight Platform with Industry Leading Crashworthiness
Presenters: Grant Foreman, Eric Heitkamp, Robert Zum Mallen, Honda R&D Americas, Inc.
In this era of escalating requirements, the all-new platform for the completely redesigned 2014 Acura MDX met major technological milestones and achieved record success in satisfying the requirements. A dynamic team of engineers - Grant Foreman, Eric Heitkamp, and Robert Zum Mallen - from Honda R&D Americas, Inc., will present key platform technologies and explain how they created new customer value. Packaging, lightweighting and aerodynamics, as well as other areas, will be addressed and the MDX's industry-leading performance in the rigorous new IIHS Small Overlap Test will be a subject of detailed focus.
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