University Racing Team

URE heeft verhoogde winkans met elektrische raceauto

Eindhoven University of Technology
universityracing@tue.nl
http://universityracing.tue.nl
Social Media: /UREindhoven

University Racing Eindhoven – URE
University Racing Eindhoven, URE for short, celebrating its 15th anniversary in 2018, is the largest student project of the Eindhoven University of Technology. The URE team consists of 70 students from 8 different departments forming a talented multidisciplinary students who design, build, test and race an electric race car in just one year. During summer the team competes in the international Formula Student competition, the biggest and most prestigious engineering competition worldwide.

In this competition, the team is not only rewarded for the fastest car, but also assessed on their design, cost analysis and a fictive business presentation.

Upcoming year, besides the new electric race car, URE will build the first autonomous race car of the Benelux!

Technical specifications:

Weight                       195 kg
0-100 time                2.3s
Max power               140 kW
Max torque               4x 400 Nm
Downforce                61 kg @ 60km/h
Dragforce                 20 kg @ 60km/h

Carbonfibre chassis
Drag Reduction System on rear wing

Recent Achievements

FSN 2017 - Overall 4/31 - TT Assen
1st place Skidpad
1st place Acceleration
1st place Engineering Design
3rd place Autocross
3rd place Electric class

FSA 2017 - Overall 8/20 - Red Bull Ring
FSS 2017 - Overall 12/30 - Circuit de Catalunya
2nd place Cost and Manufacturability