Case Studies

Strength and reliability: MAGNUM™ 3416SC for BMW bumper brackets

MAGNUM™ 3416SC/BMW bumper bracket

Our expertise and material – a winning team

BMW was looking for a material solution meeting the requirements for bumper brackets and fixing rails produced by Samvardhana Motherson Peguform (SMP) for a wide range of models. Our long-term cooperation and a reliable material with strong physical properties made a winning team for BMW and SMP.

MAGNUM™ 3416SC/BMW bumper bracket 2

High heat resistance and high strength

Both of the applications are connection elements to assemble the outer bumper panels to the vehicle body. The parts are safety relevant components and have to meet strong physical requirements like high heat resistance in combination with best mechanical properties such as high strength.

MAGNUM™ 3416SC/BMW bumper bracket 4

The German OEM trusted in MAGNUM™ 3416 SC for the bumper brackets and fixing rails of the European versions of the 4 Series Gran Coupé, the 5 Series Sedan and Wagon as well as the 7 Series. Worldwide approved against the specifications of all major OEMs including the BMW GS 93016 (Color: Natural), SMP is using MAGNUM™ 3416 for the BMW applications not only due to its optimum mechanical and physical properties but also as a result of Trinseo’s reliable, consistent supply performance proven in long-term cooperation.

For more details about this case, MAGNUM™ 3416SC ABS, or other grades reach out to our team:

Hartmut Brombach, Application Development Manager

Alessandro Salato, Key Account Manager