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Pro Race Car Drivers Suit Up for Science

Kolotv.com, August 17, 2012

Two professional race car drivers advancing science as Stanford researchers monitor their brain activity as the drivers race in the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion at Laguna Seca.   Read Full Article

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Robotic Race Cars That Think Like Human Drivers

Translogic AOL, July 12, 2012

How well do autonomous cars compare with the best race car drivers?  Find out in this TEDxStanford video of the Center for Automotive Research (CARS) and Revs Program Professor Chris Gerdes' research on autonomous cars.   Read Full Article

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New Class lets Stanford students restore a piece of Americana

Stanford University News, June 14, 2012

Stanford University students get their hands dirty in a new Revs sponsored class ME397: Design Restoration, restoring a 1962 Cadillac DeVille used to study American identity and history from a design, engineering & cultural perspective.   Read Full Article

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Paul Ingrassia speaks at Stanford's first Open Garage

Autoweek, May 30, 2012

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Paul Ingrassia discusses America's history as a vehicular history at the first Open Garage talk at Stanford's Automotive Innovation Facility.   Read Full Article

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Ingrassia links cars, US history (Open Garage)

Stanford Daily, May 24, 2012

A discussion of the History of America in 15 cars featuring Paul Ingrassia, deputy editor-in-chief of Reuters News, in a conversation moderated by fellow Pulitzer Prize winner, R. B. Brenner, a visiting Communication Lecturer at the Automotive Innovation Facility.   Read Full Article

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Chris Gerdes: The future race car: 150 mph, and no driver

TEDxStanford, May 19, 2012

TEDxStanford video of Revs Co-Director Professor Chris Gerdes discussing his team's development of autonomous cars and the Revs Program supported research on studying the brainwaves of professional drivers to influence safety innovations in future autonomous vehicles.   Read Full Article

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Lucky Stanford students restoring '62 Cadillac for college credit

Yahoo! Motoramic, April 19, 2012

This brief article summarizes the course goals of a spring 2012 Revs Program course entitled "Design Restoration" and includes a nice photo of the 1962 Cadillac DeVille to be restored in the course.   Read Full Article

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Cadillac Promotes Revs Class on Design Restoration

Cadillac, April 18, 2012

See the Cadillac Facebook page on the spring 2012 Design Theory & Methodology class studying the engineering, manufacturing techniques and design perspectives of a 1962 Cadillac in the process of restoring this classic American car.   Read Full Article

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First Revs Program Courses Announced for Spring 2012

Revs Program Website, March 10, 2012

What does Art History, American Studies, Storytelling, Urban Studies and Design Methodology have to do with the automobile?  Find out in these Revs Program sponsored class offerings for Stanford students.   Read Full Article

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Revs Program Sponsors Film Series Celebrating Cars

Stanford University News, February 07, 2012

Developed by the Department of Art and Art History and the Revs Program, Driven: A Car Culture Film Series fosters a greater awareness of the dynamic relationship between film and the profound impact of the automobile during the 20th century.   Read Full Article

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