The Formula SAE competition challenges teams of university undergraduate and graduate students to conceive, design, fabricate, and develop a formula style racecar for competition. The competition requires performance demonstration of vehicles in a series of events, both off track and on track against the clock.
The Presentation Event evaluates the team’s ability to develop and deliver a comprehensive
business, logistical, production, or technical case that will convince outside interests to invest
in the team’s concept.
COST AND MANUFACTURING
The Cost and Manufacturing Event evaluates the ability of the team to consider budget and
incorporate production considerations for production and efficiency.
The Design Event evaluates the engineering effort that went into the vehicle and how the
engineering meets the intent of the market both in terms of vehicle performance and overall
In addition to the 8 events, each vehicle will go through a Technical Inspection. The purpose of the inspection is to determine if the vehicle meets the Formula SAE rules, requirements, and restrictions.