Day 4 Midday Report

Cloudy, cool, and windy today with just a few rays of sunshine here and there.

University of Victoria (UVic Hybrid) and University of Waterloo (Waterloo Hybrid-Electric) came out on top for the Design Event.

University of Waterloo (Waterloo Hybrid-Electric) with a design judge

University of Waterloo (Waterloo Hybrid-Electric) with a design judge

UVic also won both Acceleration (5.857 seconds for unrestricted and 7.3 seconds for electric only) and Autocross.

University of Victoria (UVic Hybrid)

University of Victoria (UVic Hybrid)

The winner of both Acceleration (6.207 seconds) and Autocross for the electric car category is Binghamton University (Bearcat Motorsports).

Binghamton University (Bearcat Motorsports) Acceleration Run

So far UVic, Binghamton, and University of Vermont (Alternative Energy Racing Organization) have made it out onto the Endurance Event course with UVM becoming the first car to complete all 44 laps ever in Formula Hybrid history!

University of Vermont (Alternative Energy Racing Organization)

University of Vermont (Alternative Energy Racing Organization)

More teams are lined up for inspections today, including Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT Hot Wheelz) which fixed a suspension problem last night and was last seen getting ready for a brake test.