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  • Only One State:

    Has the automotive infrastructure, including the leadership in advanced manufacturing, design, research and engineering, to function as the automotive epicenter that attracts the best global talent and provides the vision that will move the industry forward for generations to come.

    Only one state is Pure Michigan.

    Only one state:

    • Is home to 375 automotive R&D centers
    • Headquarters to 63 of the top 100 North American automotive suppliers
    • Employs more than 87,000 industrial and mechanical engineers
    • Is responsible for 22% of total vehicle production in the U.S.
    • Has 91 academic and training institutions offering 650 auto-based degrees and programs