Fender Extensions Case Study


  • To replace SMC fender extensions on the medium duty trucks, and to add features while reducing weight and improving surface quality.


  • One-piece injection molded structure with small metal bracket to reinforce specific area


  • Cost savings of 25%
  • Weight reduction of 20%
  • Eliminated paint rework from SMC out-gassing, resulting in a 30% saving
  • 100% recyclable material