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SAE Detroit Section to Showcase 2018 GMC Terrain Vehicle Event

WARRENDALE, Pa., Nov. 28, 2017 - SAE Detroit Section will host the 2018 GMC Terrain Vehicle Event on Wednesday, December 6 at the San Marino Club, 1685 E. Big Beaver Rd., Troy, Michigan.

The program begins with a social hour hosted by Magna International at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. and program at 7:30 p.m. Presenters will include Mark Cieslak , Chief Engineer, GMC Terrain, General Motors and Sean Greatex, Marketing Manager, GMC Terrain, General Motors.

“The 2018 GMC Terrain has proven to raise the bar in the most competitive vehicle segment,” said Chief Engineer, Mark Cieslak, “Our team is very proud of this accomplishment and looks forward to this month’s SAE event.”

Tickets are $45 for SAE members, $65 for non-members and $20 for SAE student members. To register or for more information, visit or call (248) 324-4445 ext.1. Table sponsorship is available for $650, which includes a table of 10. Registration will close on Tuesday, December 5 at 4:00 p.m. There will be no onsite ticket sales.

ABOUT SAE Detroit Section

SAE International was founded by a small group of mobility-industry pioneers in 1905. SAE Detroit Section was established in 1911 and is one of SAE International’s largest Sections with 8,000 members from Southeastern Michigan and Northwestern Ohio, including metropolitan Detroit, Ann Arbor, Jackson, and Toledo. The fundamental purpose of SAE Detroit Section is to generate local activities that extend SAE International’s benefits to members in this geographical area. To achieve this, various vehicle meetings are presented each year, as well as technical meetings, tours and social events. To promote awareness for future members, the Section provides support to SAE International’s student organizations at eight local universities. Additionally, individual members are active participants in educational programs for K-12 students such as A World In Motion (AWIM). For more information about the SAE Detroit Section of SAE International visit For more information about SAE International, please visit      

About SAE International

SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting more than 127,000 engineers and technical experts, we drive knowledge and expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. We act on two priorities: encouraging a lifetime of learning for mobility engineering professionals and setting the standards for industry engineering. We strive for a better world through the work of our philanthropic SAE Foundation, including programs like A World in Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.


** Editor’s Note:  Representatives of the media are welcome to attend this

event free of charge, however, pre-event registration is required.