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Senior Design Slide Show


News, pictures and video of 2013 Clean Snowmobile


News, pictures and video of 2013 Winter Baja

2011 winter baja

Oshkosh Corp. hosted students from the Advanced Motor Sports (AMS) Enterprise Baja team

News, pictures and video of 2012 Clean Snowmobile


News, pictures and video of 2012 Winter Baja

2011 winter baja

Michigan Tech Baja Team Wins Best Design

Michigan Tech's Blizzard Baja Enterprise places 16th overall among 89 teams at the 2010 Baja SAE Rochester event.  Highlights include 1st place in Design, 4th place in Cost, 7th in Hill Climb, and 10th in Maneuverability. Photos at left. SAE Baja Resuts

Cherry Royale Parade
AMS and the Enterprise Program Makes Large Appearance in the Cherry Royale Parade at the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City, MI: Photos at Picasa and a Video at Youtube and in Alumni Newsletter

May 2010
Pi Shurlok Sponsors Michigan Tech University (MTU) Supermileage Attempt

Michigan Tech Takes 2nd Place in 2010 2010 SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge See Video Player from MTU ME-EM Or Select and view video from 2010 SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Youtube Video Playlist

2010 Winter Baja Competition
2010 Winter Baja Competition photos and video in Lake Linden, Michigan

Michigan Tech's SAE Racing Overview

Award Winning Video: Michigan Tech Formula SAE wins the "This is our SAE" video contest! The winning video can be seen above (Youtube Video Link)

EcoCAR Enterprise team members have been brainstorming and building a next-generation hybrid vehicle on their computers.General Motors, a major sponsor of EcoCar, donated new Saturn Vues to Michigan Tech and the 16 other US and Canadian universities participating in the competition. To read more about EcoCAR and the Tech team's strategy, see this story on the Michigan Tech News site.

SAE Update features Baja and Supermileage Teams
Baja Team Wins Award for most combined points in all three Baja SAE events
Students Break 1,000 mpg in SAE Supermileage Competition
Youtube Supermileage Team Youtube Video: Michigan Tech Supermileage Team Gets 1,140 miles per gallon
Michigan Tech Takes a Silver in Clean Snowmobile Challenge

'Welcome to Michigan Tech’s Advanced Motorsports (AMS)'

As part of Michigan Tech’s signature Enterprise Program, AMS represents a consortium of four of the vehicle competition Enterprise teams – Blizzard Baja, Clean Snowmobile Challenge, Formula Car, and Supermileage Systems.  Each AMS team is an interdisciplinary organization of students whose goal is to develop a complete vehicle - - from concept, through prototyping and testing, and on to final build and ‘delivery’ at the respective competitions.  While each team operates as a separate Enterprise entity, the AMS umbrella enables our teams to leverage the diverse talent, economies of scale, and synergistic opportunities afforded to the group as a whole.  Ultimately, this hands-on learning environment allows AMS members to develop critical business, engineering, communication, and leadership skills for a successful transition into the workforce.

Industry involvement is critical to the success of AMS and the Enterprise program.  Today’s global challenges are clearly driving fundamental changes in transportation, and Michigan Tech’s AMS teams are hard at work developing solutions to these challenges.  Support of Michigan Tech’s four Advanced Motorsports Enterprise teams offers enhanced access to tomorrow’s engineers and leaders, increased visibility of sponsoring companies, and perhaps most importantly the opportunity to actively shape the future of engineering education.

We invite you to learn more about our AMS teams at the following pages.