Sixth in the endurance event was the highlight for Queen’s Formula Racing in 2011 as it finished 26th overall.

Formula Student 2011

Competition results:

  • 26th Overall

Technical specifications:

Chassis

  • Carbon Fibre Monocoque Chassis
  • Tubular rear sub-frame, mild steel
  • Unstressed engine

Brakes

  • Twin outboard discs on front and rear
  • Wilwood single pot calipers
  • Adjustable brake bias

Suspension

  • Double wishbone, push-rod suspension
  • Adjustable anti-roll bars
  • Adjustable coilover dampers

Engine & Electrical

  • 2003 Yamaha YZFR6 600cc – restricted
  • Full engine management
  • Multi-point fuel injection
  • Bespoke intake and exhaust
  • Modified intake and exhaust camshafts

Drivetrain

  • Chain drive
  • Drexler limited slip differential
  • Full throttle up-shift
  • Launch control

Research

  • Carbon fibre wishbones
  • Carbon fibre composite chassis
  • Braking system optimisation
  • Composite driveshafts

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