MAAP Your Automotive Technology Future

Four Institutes Hosted by JMU

College of Integrated Science and Engineering
Go to Internal Combustion Engine

Internal Combustion Engine

Identify Combustion “Cycle,” Identify Common Components, Understand Basic Concepts, and Identify “Other” solutions.

Go to Vehicle Dynamics

Vehicle Dynamics

Types of Suspension Systems, Optimizing for Application, Weight Distribution, and Research and Application.

Go to Automotive Electrical Systems

Automotive Electrical Systems

Building a Li-Ion battery, Component wiring, Understand Basic Concepts, and Sensor Applications.

Go to Automotive Surfaces

Automotive Surfaces

Restore or Preserve, Types of Surfaces, Long Term Ownership, and Research and Application.

Madison Automotive Apprentices

Our Mission And Vision

MAAP is a non-profit that exists to share the love of the automobile with the next generation, to provide educational and bridging opportunities for automotive restoration/preservation, and motorsport experiences. Our mission is to create Cooperative Opportunities between Auto Manufacturer(s), Higher Education Institutions, Vintage Auto Clubs and Enthusiasts and other Non-Profit Organizations to promote learning among Students with aptitude in Engineering, Non-Profit Management, Economic Development, Grant Writing, Automotive History, Communications, Social Marketing, Event and Project Management.

  • We exist to share the love of the automobile with the next generation.

  • We exist to provide educational and bridging opportunities for automotive restoration and preservation.

  • We exist to provide educational and bridging opportunities for motorsport experiences.

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Our friend Patrick Long and his LuftAuto build. ... See MoreSee Less

The best of old and new in one insanely clean air-cooled package 👌 The rally-ready #LuftAuto 002 Porsche Carrera Build. RS | Luftgekühlt

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Roman did a great job with his final presentation for his JMU Industrial design project! MAAP served as an excellent space to share the work he had done. ... See MoreSee Less

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