Our sponsors are the fuel that our team races on. They partner with us to provide essential financial resources, expertise, and equipment; our specialised teams then transform this into a deeply complex yet sustainable work of modern engineering. Our sponsors derive substantial value from liaising with young engineers at one of the most prestigious universities in the world. At the same time, they offer invaluable support in the development of innovative, affordable technology.
Siemens is a global powerhouse focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is a leading supplier of systems for power generation and transmission as well as medical diagnosis. In infrastructure and industry solutions the company plays a pioneering role.
TESIS develops and provides simulation software and services for the development of new components and electronic control units for modern cars. The tools and the engineering services for driving a vehicle in a virtual world are used worldwide. Since the foundation of the company in 1992, TESIS focuses on highly innovative technology. The TESIS staff creates customised and efficient solutions for various applications in the field of vehicle simulation. This is achieved by combining the proven software tools (DYNA4, veDYNA, enDYNA) with professional engineering according to customer requirements.
BETA CAE Systems
BETA CAE Systems is a private engineering software company committed to the development of state of the art CAE software systems that meet the requirements of all simulation disciplines. The company’s products, the ANSA pre-processor/ EPILYSIS solver and META post-processor suite, and SPDRM, the simulation-process-data-and-resources manager, hold a worldwide leading position across a range of industries, including the automotive, railway vehicles, aerospace, motorsports, chemical processes engineering, energy, electronics, heavy machinery, power tools, and biomechanics.
Vector has been a leader in the development of automobile electronics for almost 30 years now. At 24 locations worldwide, over 2,000 employees support manufacturers and suppliers of the automotive industry and related industries with a professional platform of tools, software components and services for developing embedded systems. Driven by their passion for technology they develop solutions which relieve engineers of their demanding tasks. Not only do their employees work on tomorrow’s electronic technologies every single day. They also engage variously in education, research and social responsibility.
MSC Software develops simulation software technology that enables engineers to validate and optimize their designs using virtual prototypes. Customers in almost every part of manufacturing use our software to complement, and in some cases even replace the physical prototype “build and test” process that has traditionally been used in product design.
Avon Tyres Motorsport
Avon Tyres Motorsport is the competition tyre department of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company which has more than a century's experience at the leading edge of tyre technology. Avon Tyres Motorsport supplies tyres to over 150 racing championships around the world. There’s no tougher arena for a tyre than motorsport and Avon Tyres has been at the front of the grid for more than 50 years. The company is committed to providing the highest standard of quality products and customer service both at the trackside and from its manufacturing base in Melksham, UK.
Bender offers innovative products and solutions on every aspect of electrical safety and is synonymous with quality worldwide. Their intention to focus on electrical safety is a pledge we make to both our existing and future customers. They have been doing our best every day for over 65 years with this goal in mind. Bender is committed to using innovative technologies to find solutions for any particular sector and application in order to guarantee the ultimate in electrical safety for people and machines.
Lumeri is a world leading engineering consultancy firm. Lumeri’s consultants have decades of experience working with global leaders and their organisations. They work with the largest corporations in the world to evolve and advance the items atop their strategic agendas.
MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software for engineers and scientists. Engineers and scientists worldwide rely on its products to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation, and development. Founded in 1984, MathWorks employs over 4000 people in 16 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Their main products include the software packages MATLAB® and Simulink®.
Dore Metals are a U.K. based company that pride themselves on providing aluminium and other non-ferrous metals.
Plettenberg is a specialist in high end electric motor manufacture. As an extremely specialist provider of drive units, the development and production of high end direct current motors and controllers has been their passion for almost 40 years. Their daily mission is to achieve the maximum power output and efficiency from the limited energy which is available, combined with the challenge of realizing this in the smallest possible space with the lowest possible weight.