Compared to a typical stamped design
PERFORMANCE   Matched/Exceeded Stamped
Impact/NVH
Cost
(3 sub-systems)
Piece Cost
Tooling
11% savings over stamped
14% savings over stamped
Weight
(3 sub-systems)
- 14.7 Kg (7.3%)
CO2 - 487 Kg (life of vehicle) (1%)
Assembly Plant
Footprint
- 14,000 sq. ft. (7.5%)