VU Motorsports at Relay for Life 2017

On the past Saturday, October 21st, the Vanderbilt Motorsports Team participated in Relay for Life 2017 at Vanderbilt. Relay for Life is a fundraising event for the American Cancer Society, and all the money raised will fund research related to cancer treatment with...

Baja Debut

Yes! We are there! This week, we made huge progress on our Baja car. We've put tires and suspension on the car, got the electrical wirings done, filled the brake fluid as well as fabricated the belly panel. Today, our current Baja car, after countless hours of...

We are almost there

Hello hello! It has already been a week, and there's great progress made on our Baja car. The CVT cover and the drive train cover that we made last year were finally installed on the car. In addition, the firewall was also in place. We've fired up the engine to test...

Updates on Baja

Yes, it has been a while since we were here last time. Nonetheless, we are still working very hard and are making great progress on our current SAE Baja car. It finally looks like a car and can stand on its own! We took it to Vanderbilt's student involvement fair...

Competition in Canada, eh?

Welcome back to the new semester! The academic year is half over, the hypothetical snow is starting to melt, and competition is just around the corner. This year, we've registered for Formula North, which takes place in Barrie, Ontario, from June 4-7 — we're excited...

Only the beginning

Aaaand, we're back! Thank you FSAE Michigan 2014 for a valuable, informative, and overall great experience. For some of us, this year's competition was a first; for others, it was a whole different experience all the same. From the time we rolled into our campsite the...

Future looking bright

Speaking of bright, it was sunny, warm, and gorgeous on Saturday, a perfect day for testing! We rolled out of the shop bright and early, and didn't wrap up until almost ten hours later. Needless to say, we got in a lot of driving time over the course of the day. We...

A semester half over, a glass half full

So, there are about fifty days until competition... what?! How does that saying go? Time flies by when you're building a car? Yep, that seems about right. Now that we're more than halfway into the semester, the pressure is upon us -- but we're not cracking....

In full swing

We’re a good month and a half into the semester now, and that means competition is nearly right around the corner! There’s no time to lose. The shop is as busy as ever as things are starting to come together. If the amount of hustle and bustle in the shop is not...

Revving up the new semester

Alas, the new semester has arrived! We’re off to a solid start, continuing our preparations on the car as the date of competition approaches. Thanks to our generous sponsors, the new ECU and engine parts are in and waiting to be installed! We are looking to go testing...