Electric Car Racing Team – Rockingham – Tuesday 28 June

Tring Schools Electric Car racing Team headed off to the Rockingham Race Track on Tuesday 28 June to enter their car into Green Power Formula 24 Event for under 16’s.
The team of 10 students entered their car, supported by Mr Cook their D & T Teacher. Once at the impressive Rockingham race track the team found their pit stop and parked the car in the paddock and began the race pre. The Green Power organisers then gave all the teams an F1 style briefing before the first race at 11:30am.
Out of the 10 students 6 had the opportunity to drive the car which did extremely well in the first heat, climbing up the rankings in the second heat. All the pupils had a wonderful experience and came away with some fantastic ideas of how to improve their car for the next race.