Formula SAE (MIT Motorsports)
  • The 2014 team competing in the annual FSAE Shootout in Toronto, Canada
  • Formula SAE competing in the 2012 Formula SAE Michigan competition
  • Jacqueline Sly '14 in the newly welded Formula SAE car

Formula SAE’s mission is to educate students as professional engineers and leaders through the development of a competitive prototype vehicle. Working with the team takes students out of the classroom and allows them to apply textbook theories to real work experience.

Formula SAE (MIT Motorsports) At a glance

Number of Members:

30 members in 2013-2014
Team leaders: 
  • Orlando Ward-Santos
  • Jimmie Harris
Year began: 
2001
Advisors: 
Amos Winter
Location: 
N51
Team Updates

The team raced their newly built electric car in the FSAE Electric Competition in Lincoln, Nebraska placing 7th in a field of 20 teams. In June 2012, the FSAE team successfully competed in the 2012 Formula SAE Michigan competition, placing 16th out of 120 teams. The team traveled to Toronto, Canada in October 2013 for the University of Toronto Shoutout race.

Our Sponsors

Edgerton Center, Mechanical Engineering Department, General Motors, Interface Force, Schlumberger, EECS Department, Dropbox, CD-adapco, Hexcel, David Otten, Richard James, Christopher Graff, Michael DeMeo, Bertucci's, Beantown Taqueria and many more.

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