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Centre for Automotive Research


May 9th 2012:

"Carry on Car Making - The Resurgence of MG" - Evening Lecture sponsored by IMechE Tyne Tees Automotive


April 2012: Detroit, USA:  

A team of researchers from CAR will attend the Society of Automotive Engineers World Congress to present outputs from recent research projects undertaken with Jaguar / Land Rover and with the Tata Motors European Technical Centre.


April 2012: Gaydon, UK.

See the Durham Univeristy Solar Car on special exhibition at the UK Heritage Motor Centre.


March 14th 2012: Ramside Hall Hotel, Durham 18:00 for 18:30-19:30

"Reducing Carbon Emissions - Can the automobile make a positive Contribution?" Chairman's Address, Peter White, IMechE Tyne Tees Automotive.


February 2012:

The first students are shortlisted for a new scheme providing placements for Durham undergraduates at Sahara Force India F1.


January 2012: 

Catch the Durham University Solar Car on BBC1's "Inside Out".


October 2011: Adelaide Australia:

The Durham University Solar Car completes World Solar Challenge.