As part of our continuous improvement here at SHU Racing we have implemented an academic development team for the 2018 season. Consisting of three members: Daniel Nicholls, Joshua Priest and Tom Davis, they have been designing a turbo charger from first principles for our KTM EXC 500 engine. Including key validation cases and accurate three dimensional CFD simulations using ANSYS CFX, the designs are nearing completion.
MORE EXCITING NEWS! The development team are presenting their investi...
As some may know, IIDEA LTD have been a huge support for SHUR over the past few years and manufacturer of our hubs and uprights (See Pictures below). We decided to invite Quality and Technical Sales Manager (Matthew Sier) and the Business Manager (Tom Burnham) down to our facilities to introduce them to the 2018 Masters team and view our design progress so far. This year we are bringing a more personal sponsorship package to build closer interpersonal relationships with our partners.
We are very pleased to confirm that Mouser Electronics have been brought in as a new sponsor for the 2018 season! Our partnership with Mouser will allow us to source only the highest quality electrical items, helping us to develop our electrical system to heights that we've never seen before!
Check them out at www.mouser.co.uk, and stay tuned for updates on the teams progress.
The 2018 season has kicked off and the management team are down in the lab cracking on with designs. Ergonomics are paramount when designing any chassis - so scale drawings have been produced to assess key dimensions both past and present; all this development work should lead to our best chassis yet! It will be a 5 star stay for our Percy in the cockpit!
In other news, we have had significant interest in the team from all faculty, sponsors and prospective students. Our recruitment drive...