Ford develops mobile aeroacoustic wind tunnelWed, 04, May 2016
Ford is taking wind-tunnel testing on the road, so that its engineers and the vehicles they test can spend less time traveling around the country.
Porsche picks new r&d chief as suspended Hatz quitsTue, 03, May 2016
Porsche AG's supervisory board has appointed Michael Steiner as new head of r&d, replacing Wolfgang Hatz who will leave the sports-car maker at his own request.
P3 unveils r&d center in suburban Detroit, plans to add 100 jobsWed, 20, Apr 2016
Global consulting firm P3 unveiled a Mobility Innovation Center near Detroit today and said it plans to hire 100 employees in its automotive division by the end of this year.
More than a year's work, employee feedback went into Ford's Dearborn projectTue, 19, Apr 2016
When you're overhauling 7.5 million square feet of space, not everyone can be 100 percent satisfied. But Carl Roehling and SmithGroupJJR sure tried when they put forward an expansive plan to modernize and reconfigure Ford's research and engineering campus and world headquarters space in Dearborn.
Ford to replace aging research, engineering campus in Mich. with high-tech product complexTue, 12, Apr 2016
Ford plans to begin a sweeping overhaul of its 63-year-old research and engineering campus near Detroit this month, transforming an inefficient hodgepodge of buildings into a “modern, green and high-tech” environment that centralizes more employees to encourage collaboration and innovation.
Toyota plans research hub for autonomous vehicles in MichiganThu, 07, Apr 2016
The Toyota Research Institute will open an autonomous vehicle research base in Ann Arbor, Mich., in conjunction with the University of Michigan. It will be Toyota's third such facility in the U.S. specializing in artificial intelligence and self-driving vehicles: