Who We Are

Lafayette Motorsports was made to develop engineering and management skills while building the Lafayette Formula Electric Vehicle (LFEV) an electric racecar for the FSAE’s Formula Hybrid Competition. The design, fabrication, and budgeting of the car are all student lead, and emulate real-world experience by making students apply theoretical principles to real-world problems.

2021 Team Goals

 

  • By the end of the Fall semester, every subsystem will be ready for full car integration via the club. Seniors will remain available to help club but will not be directly involved in building he car/  
  • Get the car to competition
    • Confirm that the current car is rules compliant and assist the club in all ways required to make sure they are able to get the car to competition. 
    • If the car is not rules compliant, design or engineer updates to get the car to be rules compliant. 

    Awards & Accolades

    4th Place 2018 FSAE Formula Hybrid

    2018 FSAE Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Gracious Professionalism Award