3D printing technology is indispensable in modern car design. World-leading brands like Ferrari extensively use additive manufacturing, especially in the early stages of developing new products.
Vincenzo Mattia, an ex-Ferrari designer involved in the LaFerrari project, explains the Ferrari’s approach to design and how the company works with various 3D printers, including Zortrax.
Modern car design is a complex process that takes a multitude of different skills like processing carbon fiber, setting up suspensions and engines, or adjusting aerodynamics. According to Mattia, the best way to start a career in the automotive industry is to get a general education offered at renowned schools like the Italian ISSAM which stands for Istituto Superiore di Scienza dell’Automobile di Modena, and then narrow the scope of expertise down to more specific areas of interest. At Ferrari, there are […]
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