Entries by Formula Hybrid

Morning of Day 3

Coming into day three — cloudy and cool but no rain at the moment — Presentation Event scores are final with Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE Motorsports) leading the hybrid category, and Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT Hot Wheelz) the top score for electric. Today features Technical Inspections, Acceleration and Autocross Events, and Design Event […]

Presentation and Design Events

Teams continue to complete both technical and electrical inspections today at Formula Hybrid 2016, and the competition’s Presentation and Design Events are running on schedule. In addition to preparing their hybrid or electric vehicle for the on-track events and racing their vehicles, Formula Hybrid teams also present an overview of their projects to a panel […]

Teams Move Through Electrical and Mechanical Inspection

New Hampshire Motor Speedway is busy this morning as teams move through electrical and mechanical inspection, and prepare for the first on-track Formula Hybrid events. Four teams have already passed technical inspection, and have received official stickers certifying vehicle technical compliance. Two teams have partially completed technical inspection, and are on schedule to complete the […]

Welcome to Formula Hybrid 2016!

The 2016 Formula Hybrid competition is underway at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Louden, NH! This year, 28 teams hailing from colleges and universities in the United States, Canada, India, and Turkey are registered for competition. To help more teams run their cars in on-track events like Endurance, Autocross, and Acceleration, Formula Hybrid added an […]

A Letter

Dear My Maker, I woke up this morning feeling empty and scared.  There was no one sitting on my round legs, scraping at my bones, pulling my veins out and soldering them back together or poking at my brains wondering why my many LED eyes are solid red instead of blinking green.  No one is […]