Automobili Lamborghini has signed an agreement with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to collaborate on a project that intends to write an important page in the future of super sports cars for the third millennium
Under the MIT-Italy programme, students and the teaching staff at MIT and Lamborghini engineers will be able to compare notes and work together on mutually interesting, cutting-edge research projects, focusing primarily on new materials in the automotive field, with exchange, collaboration projects and workshops leading to joint research in the chosen fields.
Stefano Domenicali, Chairman & CEO of Automobili Lamborghini adds, "We want people to think of us more and more as a trendsetter in the super luxury and sports car segment. MIT has always been a pioneer in innovation and we are proud to have signed this general agreement with such an illustrious institution, which will lead to the study of issues of mutual interest relating to the super sports car for the 3rd millennium".
The MIT Experimental Electric Car of 1968
The partnership represents a step into the future for the automotive industry, with the ultimate aim of paving the way for a very ambitious super sports car project for the next generation.