Entries by Formula Hybrid

Day 2: News and Notes

Here are some notes from yesterday and this morning: – Today, students from local high school are visiting comp to check out the vehicles. – Florida State/Florida A&M participated last year as an electric-only hybrid-in-progress. This year, they’re back with a full hybrid. They added in the ICE, new uprights, a new differential, and paddle-shifting. […]

Day 2: Inspection Update

The inspection procedure is to go through a preliminary electrical inspection in order to ensure the safety of the mechanical inspectors. Then, teams moved on to mechanical and electrical inspection stations. Here are some up-to-date inspection updates: There is a long line of teams looking to pass through preliminary electrical inspection. Several teams already passed […]

Day 2: Morning Update

It’s day 2, and teams are working hard to get through mechanical and electrical safety inspections. Today is primarily focused on passing inspections, presenting design work, and demonstrating a marketing strategy. The design finals are tomorrow and the winner will be announced on Wednesday. There are 24 teams competing in this year’s competition – most […]

Welcome to 2011 Formula Hybrid Competition!

Welcome to the official blog of the 2011 Formula Hybrid Competition! We’ll be posting several updates a day on the progress of the competition, as well as in-depth looks at some of the cars. Check back regularly to stay informed! Also, follow us on Twitter @formulahybrid11.

2011 Formula Hybrid Competition

The 2011 Formula Hybrid Competition is taking place at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, NH. Date: Sunday, May 1 through Wednesday, May 4, 2011 Location: New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Loudon, NH (get directions) Schedule: See schedule of events (PDF) for details Educational Program: Formula Hybrid School Day is Monday, May 2, 2011, 10 […]