History – 2008

Competition Results

Cost                                    42th

Marketing Presentation         15th

Design                                15th

Acceleration                        49th (4.645 s)

Skid-Pad                            21st (5.320 s) Carleton’s Fastest Skid-Pad Time

Autocross                           58th (54.019 s) Carleton’s Fastest Autocross Time

Fuel Economy                      DNF Endurance

Endurance                          DNF – were on pace for a solid finish when steering component failed in second last lap

 

Overall                        45th

Specifications

0-60 mph 4.1 sec
Max. Lateral Acceleration 1.37 g’s
Weight/Power Ratio 10 lb/hp
Chassis 1020 Tubular Steel
Body Fibre Glass Weave
Weight 400 lbs
Wheelbase 60″
Track (F/R) 46″/44″
Ground Clearance 1.5″
Engine KTM 525 Single Cylinder
Displacement 510 cc
Compression Ratio 11.0:1
Torque (ft-lb) 40 @ 3000 RPM
Power (hp) 45 @ 9500 RPM
Fuel 94 Octane
Max Engine Speed 10,000 RPM
E.C.U. Motec M48

Team

  • Project Manager: Ron Miller
  • Project Management: Ron Miller – Lead Engineer
    • Bashir Ibrahim
    • Marshal Graves
    • Ralph Mitton
    • Fraser Wheeler
  • Engine and Electronics: Dan Laurin & James McEwen – Lead Engineer
    • Andrew “CR” Warner
    • Anton Tontchev
    • Neil Tugby
    • Mike Langsford
    • Nando Penella
    • John Hibbert
  • Dynamics: Xin Wang – Lead Engineer
    • Brad Kerr
    • Nathan Reed
    • Sovuth Try
    • Mikhail Kabakov
  • Structures: Xiao Huang – Lead Engineer
    • Dan Obedi
    • Eli Youssef
    • Brian Mweu
    • Tao Tian
  • Support Systems: Glen Clarke – Lead Engineer
    • Ryan Tinafar
    • Mark Armstrong
    • Dan Cousineau
    • Alex Vlahov
    • Upneet Singh
  • Aerodynamics: Andreane Lafreniere – Lead Engineer
    • Billy Jones
    • Adrien Gravelle

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