What is UCDFS?

UCD Formula Student is an independent, student run project competing in an annual student racing competition at the Silverstone Circuit in the UK.

UCDFS compete in the Electric division of Formula Student. We firmly believe that electric vehicles are the future of the automotive industry and motorsport.

The UCDFS team is divided into Mechanical, Electrical and Business teams. Within these teams are specialised roles fulfilled by dedicated, uniquely skilled UCD students.


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Our Values

We at UCDFS feel like the three pillars below encapsulate everything that our project stands for

Sustainable Future

Promoting and supporting a Sustainable Future through efficient and green construction of an Electric Formula-Style race car



Promoting careers in STEM and increasing public enthusiasm towards electric vehicles



Contributing to the innovation of new automotive technologies, helping to spark interest in their development

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Kirby Group Engineering Join UCDFS as Sponsors

UCDFS is delighted to announce that Kirby Group Engineering will be joining us as key corporate sponsors on our journey to Silverstone! Kirby will be funding a significant portion of the team’s build, providing the engineers with the opportunity to source and purchase the best materials and technology for the car.

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Talk to us in person

UCD School of Civil Engineering Room G79, Block B, Newstead Building, University College Dublin, Dublin 4

Contact Us

Email: contact@ucdfs.ie