Increasing Fuel Efficiency and Reducing Costs
How Sketch-to-Scale supports active grille shutter innovation in automotive design
A leading automaker turned to us to improve its fuel efficiency by exploring an emerging trend in vehicle design: active grille shutters. Using our Sketch-to-Scale® ecosystem, this car manufacturer designed and delivered a safe, cost-effective, and highly integrated solution with fewer complex parts for a consumer to manage. This improved design feature also lowered motor and wind noise, creating an enhanced in-cabin experience for both drivers and passengers alike.