formula SAE

UniSA Motorsport participates in the annual Formula SAE Australasia Competition in Melbourne, Australia

For this competition UniSA Motorsport designs and builds a open-wheel vehicle platform to compete in the range of events

In 2019 we are moving to an electric drivetrain, beginning our electric mobility era

MLK19

MLK19 is the start of the electric era here at UniSA Motorsport, we are still in the process of finalising it’s specifications though it follows closely to our work on MLK18 and we have put the majority of our R&D and resources into adapting the chassis and infrastructure to a new electric drivetrain.

MLK18

Nickname: Nigel V2
Engine: Husquvana TE450
Drive: Torsen Style Differential 
Wheels: 13 inch, 3 piece rims
Bodywork: Fiberglass nose and pods, sheet metal hatch
Weight: 245kg – 318kg
Suspension: 4 bar, linkage driven

MLK17

Nickname: Nigel
Engine: Husquvana TE450
Drive: Torsen Style Differential 
Wheels: 13 inch, 3 piece rims
Bodywork: Fiberglass nose and pods
Weight: 240kg
Suspension: 4 bar, linkage driven