WESMO team at University Open Day 2017
We had a great time showing the car off to secondary school students at the University of Waikato Open Day, 19 May. Students loved trying out the car, and the simulator competition was a winner too!
19 May 2017
Waikato students' racing car a winner
University of Waikato engineering students are getting more and more adept at building and racing Formula SAE cars.
16 January 2017
‘Unknown’ speed sport debuting at CRC Speedshow
A virtually unknown motorsport in New Zealand will be showcased for the first time at the CRC Speedshow in Auckland this weekend.
13 July 2016
Waikato University racing team aims for top five at Formula SAE
A car built from scratch by the hands of University of Waikato engineering students has a top speed of 160kmh and goes from zero to 100 in four seconds.
19 April 2016
Waikato mechanical engineers compete in Melbourne
The University of Waikato Formula SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) team was placed 12th of 26 teams at the Formula SAE- Australasia competition in Melbourne last month.
6 January 2015
Waikato engineering students on track to success
The University of Waikato Formula SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) team have their sights set firmly on success for the Formula SAE-Australasia competition in Melbourne next month.
28 November 2014
Strong finish for Waikato Formula SAE team in Melbourne
The University of Waikato Formula SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) team and their car have placed sixth overall in the Formula SAE-Australasia competition in Melbourne.
18 December 2013
University Formula SAE car stars at Big Boys Toys
A man walks into a bar. Talks to a uni student. This chance meeting between University of Waikato, Mechanical Engineering student Isaac Hayes and a project manager for Big Boys Toys led to the University of Waikato Formula SAE team and their car landing an exhibition spot at Auckland’s Big Boys Toys last month.
11 December 2013