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Automotive

Automotive engineering

Automotive engineers design, build, maintain, and operate vehicles.

Examples: 

Automotive engineers:

  • Design new types of race cars
  • Develop engines that improve fuel use and reduce gas emissions
  • Figure out how to take apart, flatten and shred older cars for recycling. This recycled metal will be used for new cars.

In your community: 

As an automotive engineer you could solve important transportation problems. For example you could:   

  • Design an all terrain vehicle better suited to travel over local land
  • Develop an engine that starts without any problems in the winter
  • Figure out a way for cars to pollute the environment less

If you like...

  • Solving Problem
  • Being creative
  • Building new things
  • Automobiles
  • Helping others

...you might like Automotive Engineering!

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