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In the News: Cheap gas is a thrill, but a costly one
December 14, 2015

The price of gasoline keeps dropping, but that may not be entirely...

New state website offers resources for aging drivers
December 11, 2015

The first Baby Boomers started turning age 65 in 2011, and by 2030 all living...

Autonomous cars may spur young adults to hit the road
December 8, 2015

The percentage of young adults without driver's licenses has been on the rise for more than 30 years, but self-driving vehicles may...

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...

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...