Registrations Are Now Closed for Formula SAE-A 2016 Thank You to All Those That Registered!

A Full List of Registered Teams is up - CLICK HERE to See Who is Competing 


The SAE-A hosts the annual Formula SAE-A event. This is a 4 day international, student engineering competition centered on the design, construction and racing of an internal combustion or electric race car up to 600cc/80kW. The competition presents students with the opportunity to develop their skills in design, management, manufacturing, communication, research and business operations in a real world environment.
Formula Students are highly sought after across the engineering mobility industry.


Key Dates

Business Logic Case                       29 April, 2016
Registration Opens 27 June, 2016
Registration Closes 22 July, 2016
SES & Impact Attenuator Data 23 September, 2016  
ESO & ESA Forms Due 30 September, 2016 - (EV ONLY)
ESF & FMEA (Electronic Copy) 30 September, 2016 - (EV ONLY)
ESF & FMEA (Hard Copy) 7 October, 2016 - (EV ONLY)
Design Report, Design Specifications Sheet         7 October, 2016
Cost Report (Electronic Copy)                             14 October, 2016
Cost Report (Hard Copy) 21 October, 2016

2016 Team Dropbox

All electronic submissions are to be made via Dropbox,

To find out more about participating in the 2016 competition, please download the 2016 Registration Information Package for reference, and if your team has not been previously assigned a Dropbox, contact to have one allocated to you.

2016 FSAE-A Local Addendum

The FSAE-A Local Addendum for the 2016 competition has been released.
To view and download the document Click Here

Formula SAE-A Videos

With thanks to GM Holden, we had some videos professionally developed from the team at Visual Culture. Feel free to use them when discussing FSAE-A with family, friends, or when approaching potential sponsors.

A quick snapshot providing an insight into the Formula SAE-A competition - Click Here

A detailed look into the work University racing teams put into designing and building their own Formula One style vehicle - Click Here

2015 Formula SAE-A Event Video

Compliments of In Pit Lane, RMITV Student Television and Telstra; The dynamic events of the 2015 Formula SAE-A have been made available with live commentary all throughout. Click Here to watch the videos.

“The skills learnt through Formula SAE-A are invaluable - not only the technical but the leadership and communication skills which ultimately make for better employees” - Prof Harry Watson

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