Today, Oxford Brookes Racing unveiled our 2016 Formula Student car, to be raced at competitions across Europe. Silverstone – UK, Hockenheim – Germany and Gyor – Hungary. Continue reading “2016 Car Launch”
April has been a busy month for the team with all of the departments working hard to complete as much as possible before the beginning of exams. Continue reading “April 2016”
Production of our new car is progressing rapidly, with all teams now pushing forward with the manufacture of their respective components.
Pre-season testing with Renault sport F1.
On Wednesday 2nd March, a group of section leaders from OBR left Oxford and embarked on a 2 day round trip to Barcelona. We’d been lucky enough to be invited out to stay with Renault Sport F1 for the second round of pre-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. With less than a 24 hour stay in Spain, we knew we’d have to make the most of the time we had there. Continue reading “A day in Barcelona.”
Following on from a busy January designing the car, the team has been devoting much of February to getting underway with finalising the designs and beginning their manufacture. With everyone now also back in lectures the team are putting all their extra hours into formula student in order to get the car on top form for the upcoming competition season. Continue reading “February 2016”
January has been a very busy month for us, with many members of the team returning from their well-deserved Christmas holidays to begin building the car ready for an eventful year of testing and competition ahead. Continue reading “January 2016”