Monday, 28 December 2015 23:55

This 3D-Printed Car Could be the Future of Sustainable Auto Manufacturing

Local Motors is reinventing cars, and car-building, from the ground up, using 3D printing, carbon fiber, "Microfactories," and a wide range of customizable features.

Last year, when we saw the first example of a 3D-printed car from Local Motors, fellow TreeHugger Christine asked if this innovation could herald "a return to a more artisanal, small series form of manufacturing," and wondered if we can truly reduce waste with print-on-demand processes or if we will "find ourselves buried in a sea of layered plastic trash?"

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