Reporter 401, 6 May 1997

Ready to race

A team of 20 Mechanical Engineering students who have designed and built a Formula-style racing car unveiled the finished product on April 21. The team leave for Detroit on May 13 and will be the first non-American group to compete with the US-designed cars. The project has cost £21,000. The Department is underwriting the costs, and while sponsorship money has been generous a further £8,000 is needed.

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