Press Releases

The TTU Motorsports Team evaluated Tennessee’s place in the automotive industry along with the states strong position in the national vendor marketplace. In the evaluation process the team looked at production trends in the automotive industry and the resources in our home state. Aluminum production was clearly the overwhelming common denominator. Included in this section are a number of trending  automotive and aluminum links, as well as our most recent press releases.

TTU Motorsports: FSAE Michigan 2017 – May 10, 2017

TTU Motorsports SAE Development Grant – March 3, 2016

Makers by Design to Attend Rutherford County STEM Camp -February 3, 2016

TTU Motorsports Takes Formula SAE Michigan by Storm -May 13, 2015

TTU Motorsports Takes EagleWorks Win -April 18, 2015

Makers by Design Visits Maury County Schools – April 16, 2015

Governor’s Visit to TTU Motorsports -March 27, 2015

top_alcoa_logo_wideLatest Alcoa Armor Now Specified by U.S. Army Research Lab For Highest Strength, Troop Protection in Military Vehicles  -October 10, 2013


drive allogoStudy Finds Seven Out of 10 New Pickup Trucks Produced in North America Will be Aluminum-Bodied by 2025  -June 10, 2014

New Welding Technique Allows More Aluminum Application -February 21, 2013