FSAE 1991 vs 2013
Come by the Ware Lab to see a side by side comparison of the 1991 and 2013 Formula SAE competition cars.
Virginia Tech Human Powered Sub - Phantom 1 (circa 1993)
The Formula SAE
team’s mission is to conceive, design and fabricate a Formula-style race car to win an annual international competition sponsored by the Society of Automotive Engineers.
Each year the Baja SAE
team designs, manufactures and tests a single person off-road vehicle to compete in international competitions during the spring and summer.
The Hybrid Electric Vehicle Team
(HEVT) is currently participating in Challenge X, where teams are required to re-engineer a GM Equinox to minimize energy consumption, emissions, and greenhouse gases while maintaining or exceeding the vehicle’s utility and performance.
team is comprised of senior mechanical engineering students who take an existing street bike frame and suspension and convert the power plant to total electric. The existing gas tank and engine is removed and replaced with a 100 V lithium polymer battery, Kollmorgen controller and electric motor.