90 teams turned out for the event in Rochester, N.Y., which featured several static and dynamic events.
Warrendale, PA (PRWEB) June 15, 2013
The Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) hosted the final regional competition in the Baja SAE® series on June 6-9. 90 teams turned out for the event in Rochester, N.Y., which featured several static and dynamic events.
The results were as follows:
Polaris Design 1st Place Winner - #56 University of Maryland – Baltimore County
1st Place Cost Winner - #88 Universidad La Salle (Mexico)
1st Place PTC Acceleration - #27 McGill University
1st Place Cummins Hill Climb – #27 McGill University
1st Place Magna Maneuverability - #79 Johns Hopkins University
1st Place Suspension & Traction - #43 University of Tennessee – Chattanooga
1st Place Honda Endurance Race - #91 University of Louisville
The Top 3 Briggs & Stratton Overall Winners:
1st - #91 University of Louisville
2nd - #16 University of Michigan – Ann Arbor
3rd - #05 Ohio Northern University
The Mike Schmidt Memorial Iron Team Awards:
1st - #16 University of Michigan – Ann Arbor
2nd – Ecole De Technologie Superieure
3rd – Ohio Northern University
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