Titanium can give automotive manufacturers an edge with patented lightweight alloys for exhaust systems and engine components.
Complete exhaust systems made from TIMET’s Exhaust XT grade are up to 50% lighter than stainless steel – perfect for high-performance, highly engineered vehicles like the Porsche GT2.
TIMET’s automotive innovations:
- TIMETAL® 1100 is a lightweight, corrosion-resistant specialty alloy used on valves of Corvette engines.
- TIMETAL 54M alloy used for turbochargers offers improved machinability.
- TIMETAL 62S is an alloy developed for lightweight automotive connecting rods.