At Monash Motorsport, we strive to continue to push the limits of what we and the car are capable of, so that concepts and designs are constantly evolving and improving. One of the most recent manifestations of this has been the development of a hydraulically actuated mode separated suspension system, affectionately dubbed ‘Hydro’. This […]
Partnering up with Monash Motorsport in late 2015, Cigweld have quickly proven to be an incredibly valuable resource to the team. With roots stretching back all the way to the early 1920s, we couldn’t be happier to have Cigweld as a partner with such rich history and extensive experience.
After initially providing us with an […]
Monash Motorsport’s recent collaboration with ChassisSim has been helping in the advancement of our vehicle simulations and modelling.
As a product ChassisSim is an advanced vehicle simulation package, which allows for the development of accurate dynamic models. The large range of toolboxes available for ChassisSim, in addition to the continuous product growth have led to the development of […]
Following last year’s Australasian competition, it was clear that powertrain had a bit of work to do in the 2016 design period. One of our main aims for the M15R and M16 cars is to sufficiently cool the powertrain package and keep the engine within its optimum operating temperature.
Sounds easy enough right? Let’s keep in mind that […]
Monash Motorsport is proud to announce our new partnership with Powerplus Racing Fuels, a division of the Australian owned and operated ACB Group who specialise in the manufacture and supply to the chemical industry. Furthermore, they operate one of the largest research laboratories in Victoria, 580M2, where the regular research of race fuels and automotive […]
Monash Motorsport are heading to Europe! Continuing the team’s two year design cycle, a further developed M15 vehicle, named M15R, will be departing Australian shores on May 3 heading to Europe to begin the team’s 2016 campaign, taking on Europe’s best. The eight week expedition will involve competing at three of the continent’s most […]
Following on from an extremely successful WinterFest in 2015, Monash University welcomed the new academic year by holding a week-long event celebrating all things Summer. The festival showcased a range of sports, food and visual and performing arts across the Clayton and Caulfield campuses.
The team were extremely excited and honoured to be involved in […]
Monash Motorsport were fortunate enough to be on display at the F1 Australian Grand Prix this year, representing the innovation and talent of the next generation of engineering and motorsport in Australia alongside a number of other FSAE teams.
Over the course of the week, we had the opportunity to show off our championship […]
Monash Motorsport were recently invited to attend the 2015 Harrop Open House, held at the headquarters in Preston. Harrop have joined as new partners in 2015 and we were excited to be able to get involved in such a large industry event. The event showcased a variety of rare vehicles and historic motorsport pieces, […]
With competition right around the corner, we’re pleased to announce that M15 celebrated its first drive in mid-August! The team spent many late nights and early mornings manufacturing the last of the parts required and assembling them on the car in preparation for the day. After a few last minute adjustments, the car went […]