UPC ecoRACING

UPC ecoRacing beats the acceleration record again

 

Between the 23th and the 27th was held at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya the last Formula Student competition of the season, the Formula Student Spain. As it could not be otherwise, UPC ecoRacing took part in it, completing thus a successful 2016-2017 season.

 

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The season began obtaining the first place among all electric vehicles in the Formula Student Australasia held in Melbourne, and ended in the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya with a new acceleration record; 75 meters in the circuit in 3.662 seconds, together with a second position in the cost event, which weighs the decisions made by the team in the design process and manufacturing of the car in relation to the their cost. The team was able to participate in all the dynamic events with a satisfactory performance.

 

Following these latest results, UPC ecoRacing already focuses fully on the design and manufacturing of the next year’s car with which they expect to obtain even better results than those obtained with ecoRZ. In the coming months, the team will release more details and will continue to work to keep UPC ecoRacing as one of the best teams in the world.