UNH Precision Racing

Improving SAE Formula One Racing Team performance with SOLIDWORKS® Education Edition.

Challenge

Improve real-world experiences for mechanical engineering students, including participation in UNH Precision Racing (the University of New Hampshire SAE Formula One Racing Team), by shortening the CAD learning curve and by providing access to integrated design simulation tools.

Summary

Implement SOLIDWORKS Education Edition software to support the mechanical engineering curriculum and the efforts of UNH Precision Racing.

Results
  • Improved team performance to all-time high
  • Validated racecar design with simulation tools
  • Facilitated communication among team members
  • Enhanced design visualization