CSULA FSAE race car

CSULA FSAE to compete at the 2013 Energy Invitational

CSULA FSAE race car

CSULA FSAE race car


The California State University Los Angeles Formula SAE race team will compete at the 2013 Energy Invitational on May 11, 2013

UC Davis racecar

UC Davis to compete at the 2013 Energy Invitational

2013 UC Davis raceteam

2013 UC Davis raceteam

UC Davis racecar

UC Davis racecar


The UC Davis race team will compete at the 2013 Energy Invitational at Adams Motorsports Park on Saturday, May 11, 2013.

2013 UCI race team

Zeta on display at UCI’s Energy Invitational Test Day

2013 UCI race team

2013 UCI race team


2013 UCI race team with Zeta, our entry for the 2013 FSAE Electric, which is under construction. There is work to do but the goal is to debut this racecar at the 2013 Energy Invitational on May 13, 2013.

2013 Energy Invitational Medal

2013 Energy Invitational Medal

2013 Energy Invitational Medal

2013 Energy Invitational Medal


This is the medal for our 2013 Energy Invitational, which gets underway at 8:00am Saturday, May 11, 2013 at Adams Motorsports Park.

Energy Invitational Test Day 5-4-2013

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Saturday, May 5, UCI hosted seven local high school race teams to test their cars for the Energy Invitational. It was impressive to see the quality of their work and the variety of their designs. Select this link to see photographs of the event on Facebook.

UCI Energy Invitational 2013

UCI Energy Invitational 2013

UCI Energy Invitational 2013

Please join us on May 11, 2013 for the UCI Energy Invitational.

2012 Energy Invitational

2012 UCI Energy Invitational Video

 

Here is a rough cut of a video of the 2012 UCI Energy Invitational.

The 2012 UCI Energy Invitational was held at Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, CA. The competition included collegiate teams from UCI, CSULA, UCLA, and Cal Poly Pomona, together with High School race teams from Tustin, Foothill, Esperanza, Pacifica, Los Alamitos and Huntington Beach High Schools as well as two inventor vehicles. The event is a time trial using $1.00 of energy to go a maximum distance in one hour.

 

Test run at Adams Motorsports Park

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This is a video of a test run of Delta, UCI’s CNG powered race car, at Adams Motorsports Park. It provides a driver’s eye view of the track.

UCI Vehicle Test Run for EI3

Andre Aranez prepared this video showing the test runs of UCI’s three race cars that are to compete at the 2012 Energy Invitational. Gamma is an all-electric race car with motors at each wheel driven by Litium-ion batteries. Delta is a CNG race car designed for high performance. Epsilon is an FSAE gasoline powered car that won first place in fuel efficiency at the 2011 FSAE California competition.

UCI’s CNG racecar “Delta” is preparing for EI3

Delta CNG vehicle

Delta CNG vehicle

UCI’s CNG racecar “Delta” is being readied for competition at the 2012 Energy Invitational. An on-board video of the first run of this race car can be seen at on the web-page: UCI Racecar Engineering.