Lamborghini and MIT-Italy, a Massachusetts Institute of Technology program based in Milan, have formed a strategic partnership to enable students and  teaching staff to help develop new materials in the automotive field.

‘The partnership between the Massachusetts Institute of Technology via the MIT-Italy Program and Lamborghini represents a new and important step in sealing the cooperation between Italian industry and American research, confirming the strong and mutual interest linking them and the potential for further growth,’ said Armando Varricchio, Italian Ambassador to the United States. ‘Italian technology is confirming its status among the top ranking countries in the world, capable of successfully standing its ground in a competitive market like the United States.’

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