Cars

Cars


2015-2016 “Ellie”

Ellie competed in the 2016 Formula SAE West competition in Lincoln, NE. Ellie contributed to the team’s first top 10 finish in the acceleration event and finished 27th overall.


Specs

Aero Front and rear wings
Body Carbon fiber composite
Drive RWD
Engine 2004 Yamaha R6
Exhaust Custom 4-1 headers
Frame Redesigned steel space frame
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Intake Custom 3d printed manifold
Number # 54
Suspension Pull-rod actuated front, Push-rod actuated rear
Unique Full carbon fiber undertray
Weight 505 lbs.
Ellie at Lincoln 2016

2014-2015 “Stacy”

Stacy competed in the 2015 Formula SAE West competition in Lincoln, NE.  Stacy was used as the platform for the 2016 season, in an effort to improve reliability and cost efficiency.


Specs

Aero Front and rear wings
Body Carbon fiber composite
Drive RWD
Engine 2004 Yamaha R6
Exhaust Custom 4-2-1 headers
Frame Redesigned steel space frame
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Intake Custom 3d printed manifold
Number # 38
Suspension Pull-rod actuated front, Push-rod actuated rear
Unique Steering wheel electronic display
Weight 490 lbs.
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2013-2014 “Nikki”

Nikki competed in the 2014 Formula SAE West competition in Lincoln, NE. Sporting a complete aero package and completed ahead of schedule, this car was used to test components and designs for the 2015 season.


Specs

Aero Front and rear wings
Body Carbon fiber composite
Drive RWD
Engine 2004 Yamaha R6
Exhaust Custom 4-2-1 headers
Frame Redesigned steel space frame
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Intake Custom 3d printed manifold
Number # 33
Suspension Redesigned suspension
Unique Steering wheel electronic display
Weight 510 lbs.

2012-2013 “Kimi”

Kimi competed in the 2013 Formula SAE West competition in Lincoln, NE. This car was redesigned to improve upon our 2012 car, emphasizing reliability, ease of use, and maintenance.


Specs

Body Carbon fiber composite
Drive RWD
Engine 2004 Yamaha R6
Frame Shortened steel space frame
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Number # 48
Suspension Rear trailing arm
Unique “Boxless” rear end
Weight 480 lbs.

2011-2012 “Carly”

Carly competed in the 2012 Formula SAE West competition in Lincoln, NE. This car has since been used extensively for development of the 2013 FSAE car to test new systems and set-ups.


Specs

Body Carbon fiber composite
Drive RWD
Engine 2004 Yamaha R6
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Frame Redesigned steel frame
Number # 33
Weight 494 lbs.

2010-2011 “Tammy”

Tammy competed in the 2011 Formula SAE West competition in Fontana, CA. Tammy was USC Racing’s last vehicle to compete in California before FSAE West transitioned out of state.


Specs

Body Carbon fiber composite
Drive RWD
Engine 2004 Yamaha R6
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Frame Steel frame
Number # 41
Weight 525 lbs.