Racecar Engineering Videos

Smitty 10 Caster

Intro to Racecar Engineering: 10 Caster

Smitty describes the set-up of the front wheels and its importance…
Smitty 09 Steering

Into to Racecar Engineering: 09 Steering

Smitty explains steering design.   https://youtu.be/…
Smitty 08 Springs

Intro to Racecar Engineering: 08 Springs

Smitty explains the choice of springs for a suspension. …
Smitty 07 More Suxpension

Intro to Racecar Engineering: 07 More on Suspensions

Smitty describes more about suspension design.   htt…
Smitty 06 Shocks

Intro to Racecar Engineering: 06 Shock Absorbers

Smitty describes the importance of shock absorbers in suspension…
Smitty 05 Suspension Design

Intro to Racecar Engineering: 05 Suspension Design

Smitty describes the principles of suspension design.  …
Smitty 04 Chassis Design

Intro to Racecar Engineering: 04 Chassis Design

Smitty describes the design principles for the chassis of a race…
Smitty 03 Strength

Intro to Racecar Engineering: 03 Strength and Stiffness

Smitty shows how the geometry and material work together to provide…
Smitty and Prof 02

Intro to Racecar Engineering: 02 Weight and Balance

In this video, Smitty presents the basic techniques for determining…
Smitty and Prof 01

Intro to Racecar Engineering: 01 Getting Started

This is the first of a series of videos prepared by Robert "Smitty"…

Fabrication Videos

Fab 04 Soldering

Fabrication: 04 Soldering

Smitty presents the basic techniques of soldering. Every mechanical…
Fab 03 Hand tools

Fabrication: 03 Hand Tools

This video describes the hand tools important to project engineering.…
Fab 02 Adv MIG

Fabrication: 02 Advanced MIG Welding

This is the second of a series of videos on fabrication techniques…
Fab 01 Basic MIG

Fabrication: 01 Basic MIG Welding

This is the first of a series of videos that provide basic fabrication…

UCI Energy Invitational

2016 Energy Invitational

2016 UCI Energy Invitational Video

Here at UCI we are hard at work on three different race cars…
2015 Energy Invitational

2015 UCI Energy Invitational Video

This video shows highlights of the 2015 Energy Invitational on…
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2015 Energy Invitational Layouts

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Here are the organization layouts for the 2015 Energy Invitational. …
2015 EIVI Heat Schedule

2015 Energy Invitational: Heat Schedule

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This is the list of participants and the heat schedule for…
2014 EI5 patch

2014 Energy Invitational Video

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As preparations continue for the 2015 UCI Energy Invitational,…
2015 Energy Invitational

2015 UCI Energy Invitational

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The 2015 UCI Energy Invitational is scheduled for May 24,…
California Challenge Tustin

KOCE reports on the California Challenge

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This video is a news report on the UCI California Challenge:…
California Challenge Test Day

Preparing for the California Challenge

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Some of the cars being prepared for the California Challenge…
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The California Challenge at the Solar Decathlon

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The California Challenge joins three energy efficient racing…
2013 Energy Invitational

2013 Energy Invitational: Video

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Race teams from 20 high schools and colleges competed in energy…
2013 EI slideshow
Foothill HS at EI4

Energy Invitational 2013 Photographs

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Photographs from the Energy Invitational 2013 can be seen…
CSUN FSAE race team

CSUN FSAE joins the 2013 Energy Invitational

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The California State University Northridge Formula SAE race…
CSULA supermileage race team

CSULA Supermileage joins 2013 Energy Invitational

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The California State University Los Angeles supermileage…
CSULA FSAE race car

CSULA FSAE to compete at the 2013 Energy Invitational

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The California State University Los Angeles Formula SAE race…
UC Davis racecar

UC Davis to compete at the 2013 Energy Invitational

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The UC Davis race team will compete at the 2013 Energy…
2013 UCI race team

Zeta on display at UCI's Energy Invitational Test Day

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2013 UCI race team with Zeta, our entry for the 2013 FSAE…
2013 Energy Invitational Medal

2013 Energy Invitational Medal

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This is the medal for our 2013 Energy Invitational, which…
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Energy Invitational Test Day 5-4-2013

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  Saturday, May 5, UCI hosted seven local high school…
UCI Energy Invitational 2013

UCI Energy Invitational 2013

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Please join us on May 11, 2013 for the UCI Energy Invitation…