Oxford Brookes Racing
01/21/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Yesterday we were honored to host the latest in 3D Scanning technology, EviXscan 3D - optyczne skanery 3D i inżynieria odwrotna and Laser Lines brought in the Heavy Duty Quadro scanner, giving us an extremely accurate model of our new KTM 450 SXF within minutes! Check them out at [ Evixscan3d.com Link ] #OBR17
Adding yet more exciting stuff to a rainy Monday here in Oxford, we are very pleased to announce our partnership with TE Connectivity! They have been very kind to send us some of the hardware needed to build our wiring loom this season! #TEracing #EveryConnectionCounts #OBR17
And we are in! Congratulations to all the other teams that passed the quiz, we will see you in Hockenheim! #OBR17 #FSG17 #quizmasters
Some more famous faces stopped by our stand today to have a chat about our car, Mr Matt Neal Racing and Mr Gordon Shedden! Tomorrow is the last day of Autosport International Show so don't miss us! We're over at stand 8150!
In an effort to reduce total mass for the 2017 season Oxford Brookes Racing are looking elsewhere for our driving talent #RaceCar #ASI17 #FormulaStudent
Look who we bumped into at the Autosport International Show, Ed China of Wheeler Dealer fame! Come bump into us on stand 8150 this weekend! #OBROnTour #ASI17
The first day of the Autosport International show is now open! Find us at stand 8150 to say hello and have a chat about our team and the courses available at Oxford Brookes University #Autosport #OBRonTour
Team is all ready for the Formula Student Austria Quiz! #nextstopcomp #OBR17
To all of our members, alumni, sponsors, family, friends and rivals, Oxford Brookes Racing wishes you all a very happy new year! 2016 was a difficult one for everyone involved with OBR, but thanks to the support of everyone above, we will as ever come back in 2017 stronger than ever! Roll on Silverstone...
Squad Goals

The whole team looking great in our new 2017 team gear. Ready to smash out the new car and raise the bar across Europe this summer!

#Squad #Team #OBR17 #FormulaStudent
Yesterday we visited one of our biggest sponsors MAHLE Powertrain to discuss the coming year and how they can help us in the 2017 season! #OBR17 #FSUK #FSG
This weekend we ran our old KTM engine for the last time. At a testing session on Saturday our 2016 contender - Betty was able to obtain useful information that will help with our Aero decision making for the 2017 season.

The team are looking forward to making progress with our new power-train unit and are excited for the next set of tests to see just how much we can improve our performance....
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Better Late than Never - Our Autumn Newsletter is now out!!

Now that the dust has settled from quite a hectic start to the season why not have a read through everything we've been up to recently. You can also take the opportunity to get fully accustomed to our new look website!!

[ Brookes.ac.uk Link ]

Autumn 2016 – Newsletter

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This week something very exciting arrived! As part of the partnership deal between ACE Performance "Advanced Concepts Engineering" and ourselves, we have been gifted an EMtron KV8 ECU for the coming season.

Oxford Brookes Racing would like to thank ACE Performance and Emtron Australia for their support this season. #OBR17
Last weekend we were lucky enough to be joined by a famous name in Formula Student! Rocky, the commentator for Formula Student Hungary, came and gave us a visit and chatted to the team about the future of the event and Formula Student as a whole.

OH YEAH!!! #OBR17
Last week we were visited by Norbar Torque Tools Ltd, who came and had a chat with us about Formula Student and gave a demonstration of some of their tooling capabilities.

They've also been kind enough to outfit us with a wide range of Torque wrenches for the coming season! Anything that helps the team to assemble the car quicker and more accurately is always a welcomed sight!

#OBR17
Last night we received delivery of a very special component for our 2017 car.... our new KTM 450 SXF!!!

With incredible thanks to our 2017 technical partners ACE Performance "Advanced Concepts Engineering" for supplying us with this great engine.

Special thanks also to Premier Bikes who as a long term sponsor of OBR have helped us throughout this entire process.

The team are now pushing...
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Last week Aero, this week Powertrain! Design Workshops are ongoing for all sections, and #OBR17 is coming along nicely! #FSUK #FSG