Formula Student is the international engineering competition with it's origin in the Formula SAE (1972, USA). It is focused on the evolution of education and experience of students by unique task assignment: Build a race car!
Only students are allowed to work for the team, but they can consult their problems with professionals from industry or academic field.
Classes for cars powered by combustion engine (Formula Student Combustion) and purely by electric powertrain (Formula Student Electric) are established.
Other European events are FSG (Germany), FSUK (United Kingdom), FSATA (Italy), FSH (Hungary), FSA (Austria) and FSS (Spain).
Teams are competing in the Static and Dynamic disciplines.