Month: January 2016

January 31, 2016 University of Alberta Formula Racing

The team had their hands full today as we made our way through multiple tasks. Our jig tubes were sized and finished to be used in the welding and build of the chassis. Also, our chassis tubes were prepped and stripped of their protective coating which allowed us to get a start in the welding…

January 26, 2016 University of Alberta Formula Racing

A huge thank you to VR3 Engineering for supplying our Cartesian Tube Kit. We are very excited to start our chassis build and get to work on this years car! Stay tuned for more updates and announcements about our upcoming work session.                  

January 23, 2016 University of Alberta Formula Racing

Today the team got their hands dirty during our first worksession of 2016. The focus of today was prepping, cutting, and sanding our foam molds to be ready for vacuum forming. Also, we started grinding  on our anti-intrusion plate in order to size it for the car. Finally, the team was hard at work cutting,…

January 18, 2016 University of Alberta Formula Racing

Preparations are well underway, as we strap down and ready our engine for dyno testing. With the engine mounted up, exhaust bolted on, and radiator in place we are nearly ready to fire up and test this years motor!