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Formula Salford: One Step Closer to the Top

The Formula Salford Race Team is competing in Class 2 Formula Student taking place in July 2017 at Silverstone. Formula Student is a competition organized by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers and is one of the biggest student competitions in the UK and worldwide.

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What would students gain from joining the team? World-class project experience and exposure to motorsport, F1, and the motorsport industry, students with formula student experience are often quoted as being 2 years ahead of other graduates with the practical skills for design and development, and exposure to the full product lifecycle. Business students get a unique look at the motorsport industry and many engineering and business students end up at F1 teams after graduating. Students who successfully work on this project at learning the industry standard approaches and skills to bringing engineered products from concepts to delivery on both sides, technical engineering and project management and commercial awareness.