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University of Michigan’s student-run Michigan Hybrid Racing team scored an extra sponsorship from SANLUIS Rassini. SANLUIS Rassini describes itself as a leading and preferred automotive supplier of suspension and brake components in North America and Brazil. As part of SANLUIS Rassini’s ongoing collaboration for automotive research and development, the company said it has made a […]

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Ford has revealed Fusion Hybrid automated research vehicles that will be used to study automated driving and other advanced technologies. This study will be made in conjunction with the University of Michigan and State Farm. Described by Ford as the result of an ongoing project that builds on more than a decade of Ford’s automated […]

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Yesterday Ford and the University of Michigan opened a new $8 million battery lab. This new lab will help Ford develop batteries that are smaller, lighter and less expensive to produce, according to Ford. The work could accelerate development of battery-powered vehicles that are more efficient and affordable than today’s models and that go farther […]

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Progress on the vehicle efficiency front is happening slowly, but it is happening, and last month a new average high of 24.9 mpg based upon window stickers was reached for passenger vehicles sold in the U.S., and emissions are improving as well. According to the University of Michigan Eco-Driving Index (EDI), as of June (latest […]

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