April 16-18, 2013
Detroit, Michigan, USA
Ride and Drive
Macomb Hall Tuesday, April 16
Wednesday, April 17
Thursday, April 18
10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
This distinctive event has become a must attend event at the SAE World Congress. In 2012, 1,600 riders were eager to test the latest vehicle technologies.
You will have the opportunity to experience first-hand the latest features and technology presented by the automotive industry. By attending the SAE World Congress you are given the opportunity to learn about the latest technology developments. The Ride and Drive experience is integrated with the technical sessions and designed to give you a real world experience. The Ride and Drive is a powerful learning tool and has become a popular attraction, so please plan your day to include this valuable highly interactive experiential program.
Vehicles provided by multiple OEMs and suppliers will showcase innovative technologies such as advanced propulsion, recent launches, and specialty vehicles. Vehicles may be test driven by attendees on a 10 minute course. This is one aspect of the SAE World Congress that you won't want to miss!
OEMs and suppliers participating as of April 5, 2013:
- AVL/Linamar - featuring the Cadillac SRX
- Chrysler - featuring the Dodge Dart Rallye, Dodge Dart Limited, Dodge Charger, Fiat 500L, Fiat BEV
Dodge Dart Limited Dodge Charger Fiat 500L Dodge Dart Rallye Fiat BEV
- Ford - featuring the 2013 Fusion, CMAX Energi, CMAX HEV, Focus BEV
2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid CMAX ENergi CMAX HEV Focus BEV
- General Motors - featuring Cadillac ATS Sedan
- Honda-featuring the 2013 Honda Accord EX, 2014 Honda Accord PHEV
2014 Honda Accord PHEV
- Magna Powertrain - featuring 2013 Ford Focus, Kia Sportage, Chevy Cobalt
2013 Ford Focus Kia Sportage Chevy Cobalt
- Nissan - featuring the Nissan Leaf and Sentra
2013 Nissan Sentra
- Robert Bosch LLC - featuring the VW Tiguan TDI, VW Beetle TDI
*Ride and Drive is open to all registered attendees of SAE 2013 World Congress. Participants must be 18 years of age, sign a participation waiver and provide proof of a valid driver's license.
SAE Registration and Acknowledgement
I understand and agree that my registration enables participation in the SAE 2013 World Congress Ride and Drive and is a revocable license. SAE International has the right to terminate my participation in the Program at any time if, in the sole judgment and determination of SAE International or the program administration, such action is reasonably warranted by the circumstances including but not limited to lewd, drunken or illegal activity or misconduct. SAE International may take such action and request me to vacate the premises without reimbursement, exchange, refund or payment of any other costs incurred by me with regard to the Program. SAE International reserves the right to seek reimbursement for willful damage to and/or loss of property of SAE International.
Please be aware that your badge will be scanned by the Ride and Drive participating companies. Your information will be shared with the companies in the same manner as if your badge was scanned in an exhibitor booth.