Formula Electric

VIT Chennai

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About VITCFE

Based in Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai Campus, Formula Electric is a team which has two ideologies “Innovation and Design”. It comprises of a group of undergraduate students studying at VIT University who aim to design, conceptualize, fabricate, test and race a single seater, open-wheel F-1 style electric race car. Forged in the fiery underground garage of VIT Chennai, VITCFE brings its unique brand of excellence and delight to the automobile. Thanks to our engineers and racers who dare to push themselves and our cars to the limit, the marque continues to be by word for power and comfort. The team was initially built on its relationship with extraordinary machines and creators. The year 2016 has produced new level of competition of its own between class apart engineers, each of them bringing their unique and extraordinary talents to the table. VITCFE is passionate about making sure that the system, its interfaces and the performance of the car are high quality, friendly, emotive, aesthetically pleasing, clear, on-brand and usable—with a touch of mellow smoothness.

Pretzel 2015

Torque - 552 Nm
Top speed - 108 kmph
Battery (Li-ion) - 8.72 kW-h
Weight - 308 kg
Wheel diameter - 22 inch
Motor power (peak) - 40 kw
Final drive ratio - 3.5

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Hazel 2016

Torque - 504 Nm
Top speed - 133 kmph
Battery (Li-ion) - 5.3 kW-h
Weight - 267 kg
Wheel diameter - 18 inch
Motor power (peak) - 80 kw
Final drive ratio - 4.8

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The Team

Captain Sunny Kumar
CTO Mechanical Ritesh Goyal
Head - Manufacturing RD Hemanth
CTO Electrical and Accumulator Atharva Deshpande
CTO Web and DAQ Parth Desai
Head Marketing Alok Johnson
Head - Motor and Controller Pranav Nair
Head - BMS and Charger Prince Gupta
Head - Safety Circuits Ram Sai
Head - Brakes Kamal Raju
Head - Steering Tushar Bohra
Head - Ergonomics Gaurav Rawat
Head - Material and Composite Shubham Shivhare
Head - Chassis and Aerodynamics Saif Faizi
Head - Cooling System Dwijesh Reddy
Head - Wheels Jit Mendpara
Head - Dynamics Analysis Rahul Rathnam
Head - FEA Ankit Kumar
Drivetrain Harshavardhan
Brakes Argha Das
Suspension Sai Phani
Suspension Yeswanth
Dynamic Analysis Tejo Pawan
Material and Composite Chandra sekhar
Chassis Rajesh