Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

UCD Formula Racing Team Takes 3rd Place in International FSAE Electric Competition

Formula Racing 2014  


 The UC Davis Formula Racing team attended the Formula SAE Electric Competition in Lincoln, Nebraska. The team arrived in Nebraska late Tuesday night and worked on making improvements to the car. On Thursday, the team did the static events and performed proficiently. The business presentation came just 7 points shy of the perfect 75/75 score.


Formula Racing 2014 Test

The vehicle finally emerged from the rigorous technical inspection process  at 2pm on Friday and breezed through the Mechanical, Water, Tilt, and Brake Tech before the end of the day. This put the team being the first North American team to finish tech in the Formula SAE Electric event.

Following the various technical test, team entered the endurance event and completed all 12km of endurance driving. Ultimately, UC Davis Formula Racing team placed 3rd internationally and
ranked 1st in the Electric category nationally. See Results…