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.


Get in touch - find out how you can be part of our electric journey!

Our Values

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


Every organization has a responsibility to minimize its carbon footprint, and building a sustainable future is our driving force.

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion

We actively foster an environment where all team members feel valued, while standing against all forms of discrimination.



New technology impacts every aspect of our lives, so we seek to innovate in everything we do.

Latest News

Keep up to date with our progress

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.

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