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  • Top 10's Continue for UW Racing

    Wisconsin Racing continued their streak of top 10 finishes in 2012 with finishes of 10th and 3rd at Formula SAE Michigan and Formula SAE West respectively.  Highlights of the year include winning the Fuel Economy part of the competition at both FSAE even...
  • WR-212 Unveiling

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  • The WR-212 is almost here!

    It's time for Wisconsin Racing to run to Costco and buy another 2 LB 1 OZ container of Maxell House.  Our office in Engineering Centers Building is starting to feel more like home for many team members as they commit every free moment to turning the WR-2...
  • UW Racing Attends the Annual Big Ten Shootout

    UW Racing was happy to attend the annual Big Ten Shootout hosted by Purdue University on November 12th.  No trophies are given out at this event.  There are no cost reports, design presentations, or fuel economy scores.  Teams meet at Grissom Air Force...
  • 3rd Place at Formula West Secures UW Racing as a Top Ranking Team

    During one very hot June week at the Auto Club Speedway in California, the members of UW Racing kept their cool as they worked towards a 3rd place finish overall.  Keeping the momentum of a 5th place finish earlier in May at Formula SAE Michigan,  confi...
  • UW Racing Takes 5th Place at Formula SAE Michigan

    On the second weekend in May, the WR-211 put Wisconsin Racing back on the map with a 5th place finish at Formula SAE Michigan. This marks the first top five finish for the team since the 2008 competition but the 6th since the year 2000. The 5th place f...
  • WR-211 Time Lapse Construction

    The following video is a continuous time-lapse of the WR-211 coming to life in the shop.  The video comes from our shop cam, which can be viewed live at any time here:  http://www.uwracing.com/garagecam     ...
  • WR-211 Final Render

    Wisconsin Racing is proud to present our final render of the WR-211. The render is the culmination of one of the most complete and detailed CAD models in the team's history. Over the next month, we'll be working hard to ensure the real WR-211 looks just a...
  • WR-211 First Drive

    Early, on the morning of Wednesday, March 16, the WR-211 drove under its own power for the first time. This marks a major step for Wisconsin Racing's 2011 contender. For further updates from spring testing continue to follow uwracing.com, as well as the t...
  • Converters Expo

    Wisconsin Racing's WR-208 was on display with sponsor Baum Machine, Inc. at the 2011 Converters Expo. Held in the Lambeau Atrium in Green Bay, Wisconsin, the trade show features exhibitors from both regional and national manufacturers. We're honored to ha...
  • Paint the WR211

    The design of the WR211 is complete and now is your chance to contribute to Wisconsin Racing's latest creation. Download the WR211 Paint Scheme Template below, paint the car and post it back to our Facebook page. The most "liked" post will win a Wisconsin...
  • WR211 Construction Begins

    For the last month the team has been hard at work finalizing designs, fabricating parts and beginning frame construction of the WR211. Thanks in part to CNC tube profiling by Cartesian Tube Profiling and long hours in the shop from the entire team, constr...
  • Wisconsin Travels Abroad and Finishes in 38th Place at FSG

    This  year, Wisconsin  Racing  once  again made  the  trip  to  the Hockenheimring  in Hockenheim, Germany for the Formula Student Germany competition.  Formula Student Germany is the most prestigious event  in  the Formula SAE/Student  serie...
  • Wisconsin Finishes 14th at Formula MIS

    In May, Wisconsin Racing gathered at the grounds of Michigan International Speedway (MIS) with over 100 teams, from both America and Europe, to compete for the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Foundation Cup. The competition started in 1981 and the c...
  • 210 Competition Engine 'Comes Alive' & 210 Unveiling

    210 Unveiling The Wisconsin Racing team would like to invite friends, family, faculty, and sponsors to the Madison Concourse Hotel on April 24th, 2010 for the introduction of the newest member of the family, the “210.” Group leaders will give an o...
  • Wisconsin Achieves Early First Drive

    After a few weeks of hard work, the University of Wisconsin Formula SAE team is proud to announce that the 2010 vehicle has completed its first test drive.  At 8:30 AM on February 21st, the car, known as the 210, accelerated down the alley between the...
  • Wisconsin Hard at Work

    Since the end of exams in December, the team has been hard at work manufacturing the 2010 vehicle. The frame construction started in mid-January and has been progressing nicely. The deadline for the first drive is February 22nd and the team has been wo...
  • Wisconsin Racing Visits Local High School

    On November 23 and 24, members of the University of Wisconsin Formula SAE team traveled to nearby Waunakee High School to give presentations to students in pre-engineering classes. Since a group of Waunakee High School students are starting a Formula H...
  • Wisconsin finishes 36th at 2009 Formula SAE at MIS

    The team traveled to the Michigan International Speedway to compete for the World Championship from May 13 - 16 against some of the best teams in the world.  Once again, the team did well in the static events by placing 12th in design, and being in the...
  • Wisconsin places 4th at 2009 Formula SAE at VIR

    From April 22-25, Wisconsin Racing competed against some of the best teams in the United States at Virginia International Raceway in Alton, Virginia. There were a total of 39 register teams this year, each with their own struggles. With a new engine de...