Lamborghini is funding the Washington research lab for advancing the technology of carbon fiber

Lamborghini is funding the Washington research lab for advancing the technology of carbon fiber

Lamborghini today made the announcement that it has launched a brand new Washington laboratory, that will be responsible from now with the development technology of carbon fiber. The ACSL (Automobili Lamborghini Advanced Composite Structures Laboratory) at the Washington University will be working with aerospace leaders and composite material research. The team includes the university itself, the Federal Aviation Administration and the Boeing Company.

Stephan Winkelmann - the CEO and president said 'Lamborghini remains committed to investing in its future, and advancing carbon fiber composite technologies is the key to achieving many our goals. As Lamborghini has long been influenced by aerospace technology, the University of Washington’s collaboration with The Boeing Company and the Federal Aviation Administration is the complementary fit to furthering our research and development programs that will continue to set the benchmark in carbon fiber technology'.

The supercar builder from Italy made an important contribution to ACSL (financial) hoping to use this research from producing upcoming units with strong and lighter materials.