3D Printing In The Automotive Sector

3D printing is used for more than just prototyping. Tools, fixtures, and even end use parts such as vehicle exteriors have been created this way.


  • Prototyping
  • Custom Tools and Fixtures
  • Production Lines
  • Sensor Housing
  • Vehicle Parts
  • Body Shells


The global rise of vehicle ownership has pushed manufacturers to further and further heights; with vehicles increasingly needing to be lighter, more eco-friendly, customised, recyclable...

With 3D printing you can create bespoke parts as easily as you can draw them so you can cut down on outsourcing drastically. Create custom tools for specific applications quickly and cheaply. Print, test and re-design new ideas within a matter of days.

Check out the resources and videos below to learn more. If you would like to discuss how 3D printing could benefit your organisation, please get in touch to book your free consultation with our experts.

Printing Examples


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Sector Resources

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Our Customers

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