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Welcome to the website of the United States Council for Automotive Research LLC, the collaborative technology organization of FCA US LLC, Ford Motor Company and General Motors.

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The United States Council for Automotive Research (USCAR) was founded in 1992. Its goal is to further strengthen the technology base of the U.S. auto industry through cooperative research and development.

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USCAR's main focus is to:
  • Create, support and direct U.S. cooperative research and development to advance automotive technologies.
  • Be responsive to the needs of our environment and society and include the appropriate public and private stakeholders.

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Press Release: USABC ISSUES RFPI TO DEVELOP IMPROVED THERMAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FOR LI-ION BATTERIES IN VEHICLES

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 8, 2016 – The United States Advanced Battery Consortium LLC (USABC), a collaborative organization of FCA US LLC, Ford Motor Company and General Motors, has issued a request for proposal information (RFPI) for improved thermal management system development for lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries used in vehicle applications. [...] Read More

Press Release: USCAR DEVELOPS NEW ERGONOMIC DESIGN CRITERIA PUBLISHED BY SAE

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 28, 2015 – New ergonomic design criteria, developed by the USCAR Ergonomics Task Force (ETF), have recently been published by SAE International. [...] Read More

Press Release: USABC AWARDS $1.64 MILLION ELECTROLYTE DEVELOPMENT CONTRACT TO NOHMs TECHNOLOGIES

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 15, 2015 – The United States Advanced Battery Consortium LLC (USABC), a collaborative organization of FCA US LLC, Ford Motor Company and General Motors, today announced the award of a $1.64 million contract to NOHMs Technologies in Rochester, New York, for the development of electrolytes for automotive lithium-ion battery applications. [...] Read More

Press Release: TWO NEW USCAR MATERIAL HANDLING SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS PUBLISHED BY SAE

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 23, 2015 – Two new specifications for material handling, developed by the USCAR Ergonomics Task Force (ETF), have recently been published by SAE International. [...] Read More

Press Release: USABC AWARDS $6.13 MILLION LITHIUM-ION STOP-START BATTERY TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CONTRACT TO SAFT AMERICA

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 31, 2015 – The United States Advanced Battery Consortium LLC (USABC), a collaborative organization of FCA US LLC, Ford Motor Company and General Motors, today announced the award of a $6.13 million 12-volt stop-start battery technology development contract to Saft America Inc. of Jacksonville, Fla. [...] Read More

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