URE04

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Thanks to the implementation of a multi-link suspension, the handling of the URE was a lot better than its predecessors. Thanks to this new suspension, URE was rewarded as the car with the best design during Formula Student UK.

Technical specifications

General
Weight    256 kg

Chassis
Front Aluminum honeycomb structure sandwich panels monocoque
Rear steel tubular space frame
Foam crash nose

Powertrain
Engine    2002 Suzuki GSX-R 600
Bore    67 mm
Stroke    42.5 mm
Max. RPM    11000 rpm
Exhaust    Stainless steel 4-2 equal length header
Oiling system    Custom Aluminum casted dry sump
Differential    Torsen FSAE special

Suspension
Type    Full multi-link. Front pull-rod, rear push-rod actuated KONI 2612 custom valving dampers
Trackwidth    Front 1225 mm , rear 1175 mm
Wheelbase    1600 mm
Wheels    13" Aluminum Keizer with magnesium center
Tires    20.5x7-13 R25B Hoosier
Brakes    Front 4 piston, rear 2 piston calipers, adjustable bias, custom brake discs

Electronics
Data acquisition system with 40 Sensors at 200hz over CAN
Custom designed steering wheel with shift lights and information LCD

Achievements

FSG - Third place Business Presentation Event
FSG - Overall 39/78
FSI - Overall 9/31

Team members

Management
Bart Niessen
Bart Beenker
Maarten Smits
Tom Bakker
Paulus Potter
Tim Bouwens
Powertrain
Joep Looijmans
Martijn Verhoek
Jan Willem van Susante
Sander Kemna
Geffrey van Erp
Berry Kuijpers
Paul van Oorschot
Drivetrain
Paul van den Bos
Bouke Stijns
Tom Kersten
Niels Bosker
Jeroen van Bellen
Chassis
Giaco Oosterbaan
Leo van der Linden
Jelrik Suffeleers
Rik Hermans
Tim de Graag
Martijn Maassen
Suspension
Willem-Jan Lamers
Guy Vermeulen
Thomas Ivens
Mark Tullemans
Koen Broeksteeg
Harm Clements
Jan-Willem Pustjens
Dirk van Haendel
Han spierings
Maarten Smits
Robert Hoeke
Electronics
Pieter Jansen
Fons van der Sommen
Willem Sanberg
Johan van Uden
Bas Vermulst
Ruud Sprangers
Ron Luijtelaar
Marvin Raaijmakers
Emil Kleijn
Michiel Keijts
Polo van Ooij
Elmar Jongerius
PR
Joris Meijs
Martijn van Dongen
Bart Hellings
Michiel van der Sanden
Raf van Hoof
Laura Voss
Iggie Dekkers
Construction
Wout van Eekelen
Evert de Kock
Class 3
Jannis van Kerkhoven
Harrie Smetsers
Willem-Jan Lamers
Marno Hopmans
Ronald Hamhuis
Mark Daamen
Luc Akkermans
Bas Verhappen
Loek Marquenie
Business plan
Bram Lammé
Erik Verstraeten
Engine testbed
Geert-Jan Heldens
Ivo Hamersma
Jeroen van de Laar
Teamcenter
Emilio del Moral
Bart Jehoel
Jasper Kleuskens


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