US 10,889,336 B2
Polymeric vehicle floor
Peter A. Friedman, Ann Arbor, MI (US); John Wayne Jaranson, Dearborn, MI (US); Ari Garo Caliskan, Canton, MI (US); Christopher Bondanza, Grosse Pointe Shores, MI (US); and Michael Musa Azzouz, Dearborn Heights, MI (US)
Filed by Ford Global Technologies, LLC, Dearborn, MI (US)
Filed on Dec. 17, 2018, as Appl. No. 16/221,762.
Prior Publication US 2020/0189665 A1, Jun. 18, 2020
Int. Cl. B62D 29/04 (2006.01); B60H 1/00 (2006.01); B60K 1/04 (2019.01); B62D 25/20 (2006.01); B60K 1/00 (2006.01)
CPC B62D 29/041 (2013.01) [B60H 1/00564 (2013.01); B60K 1/04 (2013.01); B62D 25/20 (2013.01); B60K 2001/005 (2013.01); B60K 2001/0438 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A vehicle comprising:
a floor including a top panel and a bottom panel defining a cavity therebetween, at least one of the top panel and the bottom panel including a polymeric material;
a passenger-climate-control duct disposed in the cavity and being integral with the at least one of the top panel and the bottom panel; and
a battery, the bottom panel of the floor disposed between the battery and the top panel of the floor.