CAR President and CEO Selected for Women’s Leadership Award

Carla Bailo is one of 19 local women slated to be honored during the Michigan Women’s History Month Leadership in Action Awards on Thursday, March 15, 2018. February 2018 – Carla Bailo, President, and CEO at The Center for Automotive Research (CAR) in Ann...

Inspired Thinkers Shape the Future at CAR MBS

“We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems.” - Lee Iacocca The automotive industry takes insoluble problems, seizes opportunities, and transforms those problems into innovative products and solutions. From...

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Hear CAR President & CEO, Carla Bailo, testify before U.S. Senate Committee today on Energy Technology and Auto Industry Innovations.


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