Discover our disruptive innovation in exterior body part connectivity, unveiled during IAA Mobility 2021!

Our latest innovations: for safer, more connected cars and limitless freedom of style

Integrating, concealing and protecting the radars, lidars and other electronic components in the connected car. Our technologies and thermoplastic materials offer optimal electromagnetic and light transparency, allowing extensive customization and communication with their environment. Lighter and more aerodynamic, these intelligent materials can additionally reduce CO2 emissions to just 5 grams per kilometer.

To anticipate the challenges that come with those evolutions, Plastic Omnium has strenghtened its innovation strategy, with a CSR oriented and operational excellence. Listen to our experts on connected surfaces for autonomous cars.


Integration and freedom of style

More customization and communication thanks to the signature lighting system and integrated functions. Plastic Omnium designs systems that open the way for the autonomous, connected car of the future. Smart Bumper – a pillar of our innovation strategy.

Electromagnetic transparency
allowing radar and lidar function
Integrated screens, message display and enhanced safety
Customized lighting and freedom of style to create a distinct identity
Integration and protection of driver assistance technologie
Onboard antenna systems
and obstacle detection
Dynamic message display
function for enhanced
Light weight
Up to 30% lighter
than a metal


For a more connected car

For the autonomous, connected car, Plastic Omnium is developing innovations in complex rear-end modules that integrate radars, sensors and signature lighting. Our Smart Tailgates offer greater value-added and onboard intelligence.
Interactivity: greater ease of use with integrated contactless opening and closing functions.


Motorized, attractive and connected, the door of the future is further shaping the car of tomorrow

Plastic Omnium is reinventing the function of a door: this smart hybrid will include new functionality thanks to its thermoplastic construction that allows greater communication and total freedom of style: customized lights and signature lighting system, aerodynamics, electronics, detection systems, functional and decorative lighting. The door of the future is becoming a vector for style and distinctive looks.

Communication and safety
Integrated radars, opening collision protection
Style and individuality
Transparency to radio waves allowing integrated sensors
Enhanced aerodynamics
Integrated rear view and retractable
handles for reduced fuel consumption
and lower C02 emissions

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