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Quickstep teams up with Futuris

Seats ahead: Mass-produced sleek carbon-fibre seatbacks will come from the tie-up between carbon-fibre specialist Quickstep and seat supplier Futuris.

Carbon-fibre collaboration between Quickstep, Futuris for composite car seat casings

General News logo28 Oct 2016

By HAITHAM RAZAGUI

- Australian carbon-fibre component specialist Quickstep is collaborating with Melbourne-headquartered global seating and interior parts-maker Futuris Automotive to develop a lightweight seatback for automotive manufacturers.

- The carbon-fibre structural shell is claimed to provide a 50 per cent weight saving over conventional seatbacks and will become available from mid-2017.

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