CAT Racing, the Zuken-sponsored Formula Student race team from Germany’s University of Applied Sciences Coburg made a strong appearance both at the ZIW Germany conference where we celebrated our 40th anniversary as a company and – even more important, one week later at the race track in Varano de´ Melegari in Italy, where the team secured a clear win in their class.
Formula Student promotes careers and excellence in engineering by challenging university students to design, build, develop, market and compete as a team with a small single seater racing car.
With electrical faults being the biggest reason for failure in the Formula Student car entries, the University of Wolverhampton Formula Student team decided to up their game on the harness design of the 2016 entry car, by working with E3.series for the design of the vehicle’s wire harness.
The latest from the UAS Formula Student Team, including a full run down of the 2014 race season, plus an introduction to how the combustion engine and electric powered race cars were developed using E3.series from Zuken.
You might recall that we sponsor the Esslingen University Formula Student team, and have done so for the last couple of years by providing them with E³.series software, training and support for their students...
The 2011 race car from the Esslingen University Formula Student team was recently unveiled. It is the first car from the team that weighs less than 200kg. Through their use of E³.series software for the electrical design the team were able to reduce cable weight by 50% compared to their 2010 car.