CAR is housed in a 56,000-square-foot facility located along the Technology Corridor on the university’s West Campus. Prominent features include: engine and chassis dynamometers; laboratories focusing on alternative fuel and exhaust after-treatment, combustion and flow, high voltage power electronics,
and networking and communications; battery testing, aging and characterization facilities; and high performance computing for modeling and simulation.
Ohio State’s motorsports program, dedicated to student automotive projects, is proudly headquartered at CAR. Projects include Baja SAE, Buckeye Current electric motorcycle, EcoCAR, Formula SAE, Supermileage SAE, Underwater Robotics and Venturi Buckeye Bullet.
Equipment and Facilities
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