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UCDFS presents: MTV Cribs

                 “For the process to work it must be continued”- Ron Shockley Coming into the New Year, we hoped to have finalised designs and models and to begin construction as soon as possible. To start our very own brand of welding, construction and excess use of glue, we are delighted to Read more…

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Still in one piece

“Knowledge comes by taking things apart, but wisdom comes by putting things together” – John A. Morrison, US Congressman 1814 Pictured above are members of our Mechanics team standing over the last Formula Student car to compete in an iMechE competition. The car shown was part of the 2013 team’s Read more…

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Hypothetically, we have a car

“Look ma, no wheels!” Pictured above is our Chassis Team, who were able to put together an entire PVC chassis in one day in order to provide a model for what they hope to assemble in a few months time.  The model serves as a good base for what the Read more…

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UCDFS hits the track

Only the strong survive. This week, our team was lucky enough to get the chance to go down to Kylemore Karting to burn some rubber, hurt some feelings and even see if we had any potential drivers for when we eventually end up in Silverstone. All that’s required to be Read more…

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Fresher’s Week

Honestly, Sexy With Fresher’s Week getting closer, our team is ready to put their work on display. Following an intense and tough summer of trying to reach this Fresher’s Week deadline, we are now proud and a little nervous to present our work. Find the Kart on display all week Read more…

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Prototype Progress

Beautiful. Having raised almost €2000 internally, we were able to purchase an old Go-Kart frame, graciously collected by our two chassis team leads. She’s seen some mileage but after a fresh coat of paint and a good scrub, she’ll be good as new. The purchase of this Chassis brings us Read more…

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