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Gas mileage drops to lowest point this year
December 4, 2015

Fuel economy of new vehicles sold in the U.S. dropped for the fourth straight month and to its lowest point this year, say UMTRI...

UMTRI researchers recognized at Stapp Car Crash Conference
December 2, 2015

 The 59th annual...

Support what you love about UMTRI
November 24, 2015

Giving Blueday was Tuesday, December 1, 2015. U-M schools, colleges, institutes, and organizations once again supported the national...

U-M, two national labs to study energy savings in connected vehicles
November 19, 2015

Could vehicles that communicate with each other and their surroundings, helping drivers avoid crashes, also save energy? ...

In the news: Connected vehicles coming to Tampa
November 17, 2015

If all goes as planned, a year from now, Tampa streets and the...

Gas mileage at lowest point this year
November 6, 2015

Fuel economy of new vehicles sold in the U.S. dropped for the third straight month and is now at its lowest point in any month this year,...

Department of Homeland Security awards UMTRI-led team $1.2 M for cybersecurity research
November 5, 2015

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) awarded $1.2 million to the University of Michigan...

Capetown-based initiative wins Global Grand MobiPrize
November 5, 2015

The SMART initiative (...

Driver's licenses for self-driving cars?
October 22, 2015

Just like people, self-driving vehicles should be required to pass a licensing test, say University of Michigan researchers. 

National Teen Driver Safety Week: October 18-24
October 20, 2015

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for 15- to 20-year-olds in...