Institution of Mechanical Engineers IMechE

Formula Student 2010

15 July 2010

Formula Student is about building future engineering talent by designing and producing a single-seater racing car, not just in design and manufacture, but in many of the management, marketing and people skills so vital in the modern world, across all sectors of employment.

Clips:

02 FS2010 - Opening Ceremony (Silverstone)

Speaker(s): N/A

Duration: 42 minutes

03 BBC London 94.9FM

: Interview with former F1 driver, David Coulthard MBE

Duration: 6.22 minutes

NB This is an audio only presentation

04 Interview with Ross Brawn

Speaker(s): Jacquelyn Gray(University of Strathclyde) and Dalibor Gasevic (UAS Graz) interview Ross Brawn

Duration: 4 minutes

05 Stuttgart University Presentation

: Stuttgart University

Duration: 00:12:29

06 Acceleration Clip

Speaker(s): Acceleration Clip

Duration: 00:07:23

07 Endurance Clip - Class 1

: N/A

Duration: 00:10:09

08 Endurance Clip - Class 1A

Speaker(s): N/A

Duration: 00:12:15

09 Formula Student Overview

: In the run up to Formula Student 2010, we commissioned a film to get an insight into the event from current to past competitors, and some of the most prestigious employers and sponsors. Spending a day at Mercedes GP PETRONAS, we filmed exclusive interviews with students from the University of Bath’s team; Dan, a young mechanical engineering graduate from Mercedes-Benz HighPerformanceEngines who took part in Formula Student in 2008; Andy Cowell, who is the Engineering and Programme Director for Mercedes-Benz HighPerformanceEngines and who has recruited high achieving former competitors; and Andrew Shovlin, senior race engineer for Mercedes GP PETRONAS, who is perhaps the most famous Formula Student alumnus

Duration: 00:04:33

10 Interview with Dan, ex-formula student competitor

Speaker(s): Dan took part in Formula Student in 2008, as part of the University of Hertfordshire’s team. Now working for Mercedes-Benz HighPerformanceEngines, he talks about his experiences of competing in Formula Student, and how the competition helped him make the successful transition from mechanical engineering student to engineer, becoming an Associate member of the Institution and working towards Chartership.

Duration: 00:03:06

11 Skidpad Clip

: Skidpad Clip

Duration: 00:06:10

12 Hertfordshire University Presentation

Speaker(s): Hertfordshire University

Duration: 00:14:23

13 Final Awards Ceremony

: N/A

Duration: 00:41:00

14 Cranfield University Presentation

Speaker(s): Cranfield University

Duration: 00:12:08

15 Awards Ceremony Part 1

: N/A

Duration: 00:16:44

BBC Radio Aberdeen - News

Speaker(s): Interview with the Team Leader from the University of Aberdeen, Daniel Ahrens

Duration: < 1 min

NB This is an audio only presentation

BBC Radio Bristol - News

: Interview with the Team Leader from Bath University, Tanmay Dube

Duration: < 1 min

NB This is an audio only presentation

BBC Radio Bristol - News

Speaker(s): Interview with the Team Leader from Bath University, Tanmay Dube

Duration: < 1 min

NB This is an audio only presentation

BBC Radio Bristol - News

: Interview with the Team Leader from Bath University, Tanmay Dube

Duration: 3 mins 37 secs

NB This is an audio only presentation

BBC Radio Lancashire - Drivetime

Speaker(s): Interview with the Team Leader from the University of Central Lancashire, Andy Garrett

Duration: 4 mins

NB This is an audio only presentation

BBC Radio Northamptonshire - Summer Saturdays Programme - Richard Straffon

: Interview with Richard Folkson, Chief Judge at Formula Student

Duration: 10 mins 47 secs

NB This is an audio only presentation

BBC Radio Somerset

Speaker(s): Interview with the Team Leader from Bath University, Tanmay Dube

Duration: < 1 min

NB This is an audio only presentation

BBC Radio Surrey - Breakfast

: Interview with the Team Leader from the University of Surrey, Adam Hoskin

Duration: 3 mins 26 secs

NB This is an audio only presentation