30. July 2015

The second day of Scrutineering is over

Category: General, Competition, 2015

On the second day of scrutineering 95 FSE and FSC teams were seen by the technical inspectors, 38 electric cars and 57 combustion cars. At the end of a long day, 24 FSC and 2 FSE teams successfully passed the complete...

30. July 2015

Tough Day at FSE Statics

Category: General, Competition, 2015

Today all FSE teams had to present the underlying concept of their cars to industry judges. The overall package counts. Technical solution, cost analysis and business plan - all three aspects are crucial to a team’s success. The...

30. July 2015

First Test Drive

Category: General, Competition, 2015

The cars who have successfully passed scrutineering are now allowed to test their cars on the racetrack.

30. July 2015

And the three FSE Business Plan finalists are…

Category: Competition, 2015

Tonight at 7:00 pm the FSE Business Plan Presentation finals take place in the Marquee above Pits.The three finalists are (in order of final presentation): E11 Corvallis Osu, E13 Munich UAS, E33 Zurich...

30. July 2015

FSG Opel Style Award now in the FSG Forum

Category: General, Competition, FSG Award, 2015

The five finalists for the Opel Style Award at FSG 2015 are E007 DHBW Stuttgart, E042 TU Darmstadt, E069 UAS Augsburg, C062 OTH Regensburg, C074 TU Brno.The winners will be announced during tomorrows Award Ceremony Part 1.

30. July 2015

MTU Special Award now in FSG Forum

Category: Competition, FSG Award, 2015

Four teams compete in the finals for the special award "Most Innovative Powertrain", sponsored by MTU.  This years teams are C074 TU Brno, C062 OTH Regensburg, C002 University of Stuttgart, C103 TU Berlin Each...

30. July 2015

FSG 2015 Sportsmanship Award

Category: Competition, FSG Award, General, 2015

As every year, there will be a Sportsmanship Award presented by the FSG Executive Committee. We would like to ask all teams to nominate a team they think should win the Sportsmanship Award.Deadline for nomination is Sunday 15:00...

30. July 2015

Interpretation of Rule IC 2.6.1

The wording and the drawing of rule IC 2.6.1 are not matching perfectly. For that reason from now on the handling of the rule at FSG scrutineering will follow this principle: Inner diameter of the filler neck has to be equal or...

30. July 2015

Latest Pictures of the event are now online!

From now on you have the possibility to check out the most emotional moments of the first days of Formula Student Germany 2015!  https://www.formulastudent.de/fsg/media/

30. July 2015

FSE static events take place today

Category: Competition, 2015

Today, FSE static events Engineering Design, Cost Report and Business Plan Presentation take place. During the day, FSE teams will present the technical solutions, business cases as well as cost plans of their Formula Student...

29. July 2015

Safety first: technical scrutineering and engine testing starts today

Category: Competition, 2015

Today all cars start the scrutineering to determine their technical safety before being allowed to participate in the dynamic events. A very nerve wrecking time for the teams and the first test of their engineering design...

29. July 2015

110 teams from all over the world at FSG 2015

Category: General

In its 10th year, 3600 students from all around the globe participate in Formula Student Germany. The 110 teams will compete in dynamic and static events for the next four days. Each car will be thoroughly analysed, scrutineered,...

29. July 2015

Hall of Fame on Hockenheimring - 10 Years Formula Student Germany

Category: General

Visit our own Hall of Fame and experience the amazing development of the student cars and their innovations over the last 10 years. 12 of 15 winning cars are on display in the new recreation area opposite the pits. 10 Years ago,...

29. July 2015

Check out the first episode of FSG TV

Category: General

Every day we compile an overview of the days events, including interviews with officials, judges and participants as well as fun stories that happened at the event. Tune it and be entertained here.

29. July 2015

Feedback

Give your feedback to further improve Formula Student Germany.You can help us to improve Formula Student Germany!As every year, we ask all participants to suggest improvements and changes. Please click here and give your...

29. July 2015

FSGS - Formula Student Sponsors Challenge

Category: Competition, FSG Award

A new Formula Student is born – FSGS (Formula Student Sponsors) or how we call it: Pimp My Ride. Every Sponsor received a basic vehicle (Bobby Car) which shall be tuned and customised by Sunday where they will be judged by a...

29. July 2015

Team Welcome

Category: General

Yesterday evening we started our 10th anniversary with our Team Welcome Ceremony where we could meet almost every participating team. Giving a short retrospect over the beginning of the Formula Student Germany with the pre-event...

28. July 2015

FSG 2015: The Doors Are Open!

Category: General, Competition, 2015

We’d like to warmly welcome you to Formula Student Germany 2015 at the Hockenheimring where everything is set up and ready for the 110 participating teams who are currently arriving. We are awaiting approximately 3500 students...

28. July 2015

DIE CURRYWURST

With the Polo WRC showcar, Volkswagen brings along a masterpiece of engineering and innovation to the Hockenheimring this year, but this is not all they have to offer. On Saturday, 01. August 2015 as of 06:30 p.m., you will have...

28. July 2015

Judging Schedule Special Award Finals

Category: General, FSG Award, FSC Award, FSE Award, 2015

First day of Formula Student 2015 and the first results are available. We are happy to announce the finalists and schedules for all Special Awards of FSG15. The judges read a lot of exciting applications. In addition to this it...

27. July 2015

The Countdown is running...

Category: Competition

It’s already been one year that Formula Student Germany was held at the Hockenheimring. Here we go again – FSG 2015 started for the volunteers at 8am today. We are currently setting up the event site and are very much looking...

25. July 2015

Pat's Corner: Design Error of the Month

Category: Competition

Hello again and welcome to FSG in less than a week.As most regular readers know, I usually end the column with a 'Design Error of the Month'. Well, this month, the entire article is about a design error, a failure and the teams...

23. July 2015

A current topic from Pat's archive: Towing Your Trailer Safely

Category: Competition

In April 2006, a team from the University of Mankato in Minnesota,  attending FSAE in Michigan, lost control of their trailer in a cross wind and crashed into opposing traffic. Three students were killed and several others...

16. July 2015

Technical Inspection Sheets now available

Category: Competition, 2015

The Technical Inspection Sheets are now available on the FSG-Website under Rules & Important Documents for FSC & FSE. It is highly recommended to use these Technical Inspection Sheets to prepare your car for the FSG...

15. July 2015

Special Awards - apply until 17th July 2015

Category: Competition, 2015, FSG Award, FSC Award, FSE Award

Do not forget to apply for the Special Awards 2015! Participate in the Special Awards to increase your chances of winning a trophy during FSG 2015. The awards will be handed over during the official award ceremonies on Friday and...

15. July 2015

FSE 2015 “Best Wheel Hub Drive Award” powered by Schaeffler

Category: Competition, 2015, FSE Award

The wheel hub drive is one of the most promising technologies when it comes to “mobility for tomorrow”. The globally-active Schaeffler Group explores urban and suburban areas to develop new vehicle concepts using the E-Wheel...

27. June 2015

Vehicle Status Video

Category: General, Competition, 2015

Dear teams,The upload deadline for your vehicle status video comes closer. "All teams must upload a video showing the car running under his own power prior the competition. The Vehicle Status Video and Vehicle Status ...

24. June 2015

Final preparation

Last weekend, the OT traveled from all over Europe to meet up in Nuremberg to finish the final preparations for FSG 2015. With the attendance of 24 members, they were able to finalize plans and will be working hard over the...

23. June 2015

Send us your memories!

Formula Student Germany have already reached their 10th Anniversary! We would very much like to celebrate with the participants, volunteers and sponsors from the present and the past who have been part of Formula Student...

21. June 2015

“Opel Style Award” – We like Car Styling!

Category: Competition, 2015, FSC Award, FSE Award

Together with Opel’s premiere as an official Formula Student Germany Sponsor, we are pleased to announce a new special award for all teams participating in Formula Student Germany. Opel is currently experiencing one of the...

19. June 2015

Partnership with Adam Opel AG

Category: General

Opel continues intensifying its activities dedicated to promoting young engineers, signing a three-year contract as main sponsor of the international educational motorsport competition Formula Student. Charlie Klein, Vice...

16. June 2015

“Most Innovative Powertrain System” powered by MTU

Category: Competition, 2015, FSC Award

As a leading supplier of diesel engines for marine propulsion and off-highway applications, MTU is particularly committed to setting the benchmark in powertrain design. Each time our engineers tackle the task of pushing...

16. June 2015

Call for Startups at Formula Student Germany 2015

Category: Competition, 2015, Academy

Apply now: FSG offers a stage for one Startup Company again this year to present itself during the competition at the Hockenheimring.

15. June 2015

Check your team member designation: deadline is coming this friday!

Category: Competition

Dear teams, FSG 2015 is coming soon and a lot of team members are already registered. But keep in mind that the deadline for your team member designation as participant is set to this week´s Friday, the 19th of June....

14. June 2015

Daimler Best E-Drive Packaging Award 2015: Apply now!

Category: Competition, 2015, FSE Award

The future has begun: Numerous electric and fuel cell test vehicles have proven their worth in field trials. The technical feasibility of electromobility has been demonstrated, the production of highly diverse vehicles is now...

13. June 2015

BASF Best Use of Fiber Reinforced Plastics Award 2015

Category: Competition, 2015, FSC Award, FSE Award

Why does BASF as The Chemical Company award a prize for the “Best Use of Fiber Reinforced Plastics”? High performance plastics are a very sophisticated form of chemicals and have a large variety. They can contain different types...

02. June 2015

DEKRA – Best prepared car for scrutineering 2015

Category: Competition, FSC Award, FSE Award

In any racing event, safety is of key importance. DEKRA is one of the world’s leading expert organisations and Technical Partner of Formula Student Germany and has been in charge of safety inspections on the vehicles since FSG...

28. May 2015

“Audi Vorsprung Award” - best lightweight concept

Category: Competition, 2015, FSC Award, FSE Award

There are no compromises when it comes to the finest sports car engineering. Technical precision and performance must be pushed to the limits – and beyond. Audi pioneered the use of aluminum in manufacturing car bodies. With fuel...

19. May 2015

Vehicle Shipping FSG 2015

Category: Competition

All teams that intend to have their car shipped to the Hockenheimring for FSG 2015 are kindly requested to take notice of the document on vehicle shipping that can be found under the Rules & Important documents section on...

13. May 2015

ESF Add Item Request (EAIR) and Electrical System Form (ESF) available!

Category: Competition, 2015

Dear Formula Student Electric Teams, The forms for ESF Add Item Request (EAIR) and Electrical System Form (ESF) are now available. Similar to last year, it will be handled completely web-based. This year we have added...

28. April 2015

Scrutineering Quiz and Event Handbook 2015 [UPDATE]

The order of the scrutineering queue for FSG 2015 will be determined by means of a scrutineering quiz like in the previous years. The scrutineering quiz will take place on Friday, May 8th, 12:00 CEST, and will be available under...

20. April 2015

Pat's Corner - The Money Tree

Category: Pat´s Corner, 2015

I regularly get asked by teams how they can get more sponsorship. No team ever had enough money regardless of their budget and as Formula Student cars get more sophisticated, so the cost of competing increases.  My usual...

19. April 2015

FSG 2015 | Scoring Business Plan Presentation

Category: General, Competition

For your better preparation of the Business Plan Presentation Event we have published the main categories and points of the judge evaluation sheet in the section “Rules & Important Documents” on the FSG Website. Please be...

02. April 2015

The Stig and the Stig’s German cousin will not visit FSG2015

Category: General

As many of you will already have suspected yesterday, the news that BBC Top Gear and DMAX D Motor would visit Formula Student Germany was an April Fool’s Joke. Of course the Stig and the Stig’s German cousin (even if they did...

01. April 2015

BBC Top Gear will not visit Formula Student Germany

Category: General, Competition, 2015

To celebrate the 10th edition of Formula Student Germany the organizers had planned to allow two extra teams to the competition, as a surprise for all participating students. These would not be just any teams, but two very...

25. March 2015

Letter of invitation for your visa

Category: General

Please note that all selected team members for the current FSG event which uploaded their valid Health Insurance Card (HIC) and passed the HIC-check, will find a personalized letter of invitation with a digital signature in their...

10. March 2015

UVV Workshop on handling of high voltage systems in road vehicles

Category: General, 2015

DEKRA Automobil GmbH offers a workshop on handling of high voltage (HV) systems on board of road vehicles. The workshop will be held on April 9th from 9:00 until 16:00 o’clock in Stuttgart, the language of the workshop will be...

02. March 2015

Review on the welding workshop at SLV

Category: Workshops, 2015, Academy

On 13 and 14 February 2015 the annual welding workshop in the SLV Mannheim was held with 30 participants from different formula student teams.After a welcome by Dr. Ludwig Vollrath (FSG) and Mr. Ernst Bauer (SLV) the...

16. February 2015

!!! Join our team of volunteers to take part in our 10th anniversary !!!

Category: 2015

In 2015, Formula Student Germany will be held at the Hockenheimring in Germany for the tenth time. FSG has always thrived on the enthusiastic support of a large number of volunteers, our so-called "Red...

14. February 2015

Guideline for the definition of an aerodynamic device mounting

Category: Competition, 2015

A large number of rule clarification requests for FSAE rule T9.3.1.b have been received for FSG 2015, with the question if the wing mounting is part of the aerodynamic device. To help teams figure out if their design of an...

11. February 2015

Formula Student Germany starts successfully into its jubilee year

Category: Registration, Competition, 2015

199 Teams from all over the world want to be at the 10th Formula Student Germany at the Hockenheim Ring

02. February 2015

Complimentary access to MATLAB and Simulink

MathWorks is proud to be supporting Formula Student Germany for the fourth year. We wanted to take this opportunity to remind you of the ways we support the teams: Download MATLAB and Simulink today...

09. January 2015

Welding at Formula Student – the SLV-Workshop - 13th and 14th of February

Category: Academy

The Education and Research Academy for Welding Technology Mannheim Ltd. (SLV) has been responsible for supporting the Formula Student Teams in welding issues since the first Formula Student Germany event at the Hockenheimring in...

09. January 2015

Season Greetings

Category: General, Competition, 2015

Dear sponsors, judges, team members, officials, friends! We all wish you a happy and healthy new year! The 2014 FS year is over as well as the calendar year. In a few days we will see a run towards the registration of many FS...

06. January 2015

Information on VDI membership for Formula Student Germany Teams

VDI (Verein Deutscher Ingenieure/Association of German Engineers) has been co-founding, supporting and sponsoring Formula Student Germany since its very first year. German participants join VDI to take part in the competition....

18. December 2014

The Fascination of Adhesive Bonding – High-tech Solutions exposed to extreme conditions

Category: Academy

22./23. January and 29./30. January 2015 Henkel Technologiezentrum Garching Under the title “Fascination for bonding – Hightech solutions for extreme conditions” Henkel will organize again two two-day workshops for Formula...

12. December 2014

Pat's Corner - Communication with Judges

Category: Pat´s Corner, 2014

Communication Formula Student was founded with the intention of preparing graduating students for a life in Industry. What is usually quoted is the 'finishing' of young engineer's education by giving them a 'real' project to...

01. December 2014

Registration for the event 2015

Dear teams, please find now the information about the registration process for FSC / FSE 2015. Main registration for the 2015 event starts on January 26, 2015 1200 CET. Early registration starts on January 19, 1200 CET. Click...

19. November 2014

FSG Rules 2015 & Rules-Tool

Category: 2015

Hello everybody, the rules for FSC 2015 and FSE 2015 are now online. In the last 12 months we had more than 1200 requests related to the rules of FSC and FSE. Because of the high workload behind that we created a special tool...

19. September 2014

FSG Media Award Winner 2014

Category: 2014, Academy, FSG Award

Some of you could hardly await the announcement of the media award winner 2014 so let’s go for it: This year again we had many teams that participated on the competition to win the FSG Media Award. Because you all created great...

10. September 2014

2014 FSG Workshop at Continental AG in Hanover

Category: Academy, 2014

The 2014 FSG workshop will be held at Continental AG facility in Hanover on Saturday the 18th of October. The workshop offers support and information to teams (planning on) participating in Formula Student Combustion or Formula...

21. August 2014

NO RESTRICTIONS – NO COST – NO JOKE!

Category: General

Dear Formula Student Teams, It was so great to have fun with you and see your creativity at our beach-booth at Formula Student Germany 2014 in Hockenheim. Every year it’s exciting also for us to see the results of all the...

13. August 2014

MATLAB & Simulink free of charge + Racing Lounge video podcast (Kopie 1)

Category: General

Dear Formula Student Teams, it was a pleasure meeting you at Formula Student Germany in Hockenheim. With this news you get relevant information how MathWorks is supporting your team. Free of charge access to MATLAB,...

04. August 2014

Formula Student Poem - a gift from FSG to you!

Category: Competition, 2014

Dear friends of FSG. The Formula Student Germany 2014 has passed. We enjoyed it more than ever and we wish to express our unlimited gratefulness that all of you contributed to all these special and unforgettable moments. FSG...

04. August 2014

The winners of FSG 2014 are...

Category: Competition, 2014

The winner of Formula Student Germany 2014 is the team with car E33 from ETH Zuerich for the Formula Student Electric (FSE) class and car 1 from Global Formula Racing from Oregon State University/Ravensburg in the combustion...

03. August 2014

FSG 2014 Sportsmanship Award

Category: General, Competition, 2014

As every year, there will be a Sportsmanship Award presented by the FSG Executive Committee. We would like to ask all teams to nominate a team they think should win the Sportsmanship Award. Deadline for nomination is Sunday...

03. August 2014

Results Autocross and Acceleration Events 2014

Category: General, Competition, 2014

The results of the Acceleration and Autocross Events 2014 without top five have been published. click here for FSC resultsclick here for FSE results

02. August 2014

Formula Student International Council

Category: General, Competition, 2014

Once again, the representatives of the worldwide Formula Student events got together to discuss the future and development of these competitions. Delegates from Australia, China, Germany, Hungary, India, Russia, Spain, Thailand...

02. August 2014

Pat's Corner Live @FSG2014

Category: Competition, 2014, Pat´s Corner

This year you can meet our Chief Design Judge Pat - known from many famous article concerning engineering design topics - live in our recreation area on the FSG event site. Pat’s Corner live is the best possibility to discuss...

01. August 2014

First Winners of Special Awards 2014

Category: Competition, FSC Award, FSE Award, 2014

The first Special Award trophies were handed over to the teams with the best performance in these disciplines. The winner received their trophies and earnings during the first Award Ceremony on Friday night.BASF „Best Use Of...

01. August 2014

Special Awards Day 2

Category: Competition, 2014, FSC Award, FSE Award

Today the schedule of the day included 11 hours of judging in the FSG Forum for FSE as well as FSC teams. 13 teams presented their special knowledge in the categories:“Best Use of Fiber Reinforced Plastic”powered by BASF“Best...

01. August 2014

Ground Clearance #FSG2014

Category: General, Competition, 2014

According to rule T6.2 in only five areas it is allowed to touch the ground on the track with the car. You can find these special zones marked in red on the attached picture. Touching the ground outside of these areas will lead...

31. July 2014

Panoramic Picture #FSG2014

Category: General, Competition, 2014

Here it comes: The one and only panoramic photo which was taken yesterday! Even without the sun shining, it's a great picture anyway with 115 teams and 3600 students.Thanks for everyone's patience and don't forget to look for...

31. July 2014

Special Awards Day 1

Category: Competition, 2014, FSC Award, FSE Award

Today the static disciplines have been started. Next to the Cost, Engineering Design and Business Plan Presentation events the Special Awards finals from Henkel and MTU took place. In both events the teams presented their car...

30. July 2014

Panoramic Photo - preview

Category: General, 2014, Competition

Thank you to the teams for their patience in helping to create one of the most spectacular photos of the season!  Today, almost 115 teams pushed their cars to the dynamics area where they waited patiently as the officials...

30. July 2014

Press vest for the FSG teams

Category: General, Competition, 2014

From Friday, every team has the chance to get one press vest at the Event Control for a deposit of 50 €. If you would like to take photos before Friday, for example during scrutineering, your camera guy or girl has to use one of...

30. July 2014

Welcome to FSG 2014

Category: General, Competition, 2014

After an intense weekend of setting up the site, the gates opened at around 6pm last night and the teams were allowed onto the site to set up their pits. Just from the initial nighttime walk through the pits, it is clear to see...

29. July 2014

Spanner the Drone

Category: Competition, 2014, General

The FSG Team are working hard to complete the set up of the FSG site at the Hockenheim Ring. Despite the grey weather, the atmosphere is buzzing as we await the arrival of the teams to FSG 2014.   One of our latest team...

29. July 2014

Daimler “Best E-Drive Packaging “- Finalists and Judging Schedule

Category: Competition, 2014, FSE Award

We invented the motorized vehicle and are passionate about the future of automotive engineering. Our Road to Emission-free Driving stands for our commitment to securing sustainable mobility. Our aim is to markedly reduce fuel...

29. July 2014

BASF „Best Use Of Fiber Reinforced Plastic“ - Finalists and Judging Schedule

Category: Competition, 2014, FSC Award, FSE Award

High performance plastics are a very sophisticated form of chemicals and have a large variety. They can contain different types of fibers, fiber lengths, additives and polymers. By varying all these parameters, high performance...

29. July 2014

Bosch Engineering “Best Power System” - Finalists and Judging Schedule

Category: Competition, 2014, FSE Award

As development partner, Bosch Engineering offers the adaption of electronic systems with approved, large-scale series technology for small series development. As full Bosch subsidiary, we focus on cross-domain and...

28. July 2014

MTU “Most Innovative Powertrain” - Finalists and Judging Schedule

Category: Competition, 2014, FSC Award

As a leading supplier of diesel engines for marine propulsion and off-highway applications, MTU is particularly committed to setting the benchmark in powertrain design. Each time our engineers tackle the task of pushing...

28. July 2014

Henkel „Best Use of Adhesives“ - Finalists and Judging Schedule

Category: Competition, 2014, FSC Award, FSE Award

Racing teams from all over the world have started to compete again in the Formula Student Competition. Like in the past Henkel will offer again a price for the Best Use of Adhesives. It was and for sure it will be again a...

28. July 2014

Guided Tours 2014

Category: General

Dear all, Formula Student Germany 2014 was officially started this morning with the preparations of the eventside. 30 Whitshirts, about 60 redshirts and several technical supporters are just setting up about 20 tons of...

27. July 2014

Media Award "FSG 2014 emotion in motion"

Category: Competition, FSE Award, FSC Award

After many high quality 2013 Media Award submissions, it was Global Formula Racing who received the 2013 Media Award for their excellent Submission.http://media.formulastudent.de/Video/2013-media-award/i-tZGW6H7 For the 2014...

25. July 2014

FSG2014 Event Handbook 1.1

Category: Competition, 2014

To all teams competing at FSG 2014, the FSG Team has updated the Event Handbook. We expect all members to have read this event handbook. Please be aware of the following important changes in the latest version. What to...

25. July 2014

Come by, relax and win at the Autodesk beach

Category: Competition, 2014

Autodesk is proud to sponsor student projects around the world with free, full-version, industry-recognized Autodesk software and cloud services. Equip your team now for free with powerful desktop and cloud solutions for all...

22. July 2014

Towing Your Trailer Safely

Category: General, 2014, Pat´s Corner

In April 2006, a team from the University of Mankato in Minnesota,  attending FSAE in Michigan, lost control of their trailer in a cross wind and crashed into opposing traffic. Three students were killed and several others...

22. July 2014

Scrutineering Podcasts E05-E09

Category: General, Academy

With just a few days to go until the start of FSG 2014, here are some final tips from the Scrutineers to help this years' competing teams in getting through the technical inspection. From unknotting cable spaghetti, to...

16. July 2014

Some of the Issues a Team Faces When Designing for FSG.

Category: General, 2014, Pat´s Corner

It is now 20 years since I saw my first Formula Student event, FSAE 1994 at the Pontiac Silverdome in the US. I was on a business trip in the USA and attended as a spectator. Pontiac Silverdome where the FSAE competition was...

28. June 2014

Special Awards - apply until 11th July 2014

Category: 2014, Competition

Do not forget to apply for the Special Awards 2014! Participate in the Special Awards to increase your chances of winning a trophy during FSG 2014. The awards will be handed over during the official award ceremonies on Friday and...

25. June 2014

Scrutineering Podcast E04: Time to meet PERCY!

Category: General, Academy

Watch the next video as Ulf and Patrick explain the PERCY rule. Please make sure that you check these rules have been followed properly and your car complies to them before coming to the event to prevent disappointment in the...

25. June 2014

Scrutineering Podcast E03: The tractive system active light (TSAL)

Category: General, Academy

The tractive system active light (TSAL) test is one of the mandatory tests that will be carried out on EVERY electric car. Watch this video as Juergen demonstrates how the TSAL test will be carried out during the electrical...

19. June 2014

Check your team member designation: deadline is coming tomorrow!

Category: Competition

Dear teams,FSG 2014 is coming soon and a lot of team members are already registered. But keep in mind that the deadline for your team member designation as participant is set to this week´s Friday, the 20th of...

16. June 2014

[UPDATE 2] Electrical System Form (ESF) - Add Item Request

Category: Competition, 2014

UPDATE 2 (16-6-2014) The ESF form is now available for the teams to fill out. As there are still some open item requests (238/1114), the teams should fill out as much as they can for the time being and will be able to fill in...

11. June 2014

FSG Series of Scrutineering Podcasts has started!

In the run up to the 2014 Formula Student Germany event, the FSG team have decided to help the teams prepare for the most gruelling part of the event: technical inspection. In order to help the teams in understanding the...

10. June 2014

Pat’s Corner - Formula Student Tyres for Dummies

Category: Pat´s Corner

I had a phone call today from a team member who wanted to talk about tyres. He made the point that there is a lot of tyre information out there, including the data from the Tyre Testing Consortium, but little to tell you what it...

10. June 2014

Win the “Daimler Best E-Drive Packaging Award“

Category: Competition, 2014, FSE Award

We invented the motorized vehicle and are passionate about the future of automotive engineering. Our Road to Emission-free Driving stands for our commitment to securing sustainable mobility. Our aim is to markedly reduce fuel...

10. June 2014

“Audi ultra Award” - best lightweight concept

Category: Competition, 2014, FSC Award, FSE Award

There are no compromises when it comes to the finest sports car engineering. Technical precision and performance must be pushed to the limits – and beyond. Audi pioneered the use of aluminum in manufacturing car bodies. With fuel...

10. June 2014

Bosch Engineering GmbH awards “FSE Best Power System Design”

Category: Competition, 2014, FSE Award

As development partner, Bosch Engineering offers the adaption of electronic systems with approved, large-scale series technology for small series development. As full Bosch subsidiary, we focus on cross-domain and...

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