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Hanze Racing Division: Wireless communication and logging in Formula Student competition

Hanze Racing Division The Hanze Racing Division (HARD) is the official Formula Student race team representing Hanze University of Applied Sciences since 2010. The team consists of ambitious students from different academic fields with a shared passion for race cars. These students combine their talents and knowledge to make a strong, versatile team. Everyone in … Read More

Kvaser-Sponsored Carnegie Mellon Racing Team Wins Big at Electric Car Competitions

The Carnegie Mellon Racing (CMR) team has had a huge year. In 2018, only the second year the team has had a competitive electric vehicle, CMR swept the two major collegiate electric vehicle competitions, bringing home first place overall at the Formula Society of Automotive Engineers (FSAE) Electric Vehicle Competition, as well as first place ... Read More

Tongji DIAN Racing Uses Kvaser Memorator: Ranks Top in the 2017 FSEC

Tongji DIAN Racing from Tongji University performed well in Formula Student China 2017, ranking 4th for Electric racing teams! The DIAN Racing team has been awarded many prizes: Featured in both the Vehicle Design Report and Marketing Report Third in High-speed Obstacle Avoidance First prize of Vehicle Dynamics Simulation of MATLAB/SIMUlink Application Award First prize of ... Read More

Buckeye Current tackles Pikes Peak with Kvaser Memorator Pro on-board

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) is the second oldest race event in the USA and is widely regarded as one of the ultimate tests of vehicle engineering prowess and driver ability. With 2016 marking PPIHC’s 100th anniversary, only 100 entries have been selected to compete in this event. One of the entries is The ... Read More

Caltech Goes Racing With Kvaser On-board

There’s nothing like hands-on experience, and getting your hands dirty once in a while. The Formula Student Competition is about just that – giving students a chance to test their theoretical knowledge, alongside practical skills such as project management and team working. And perhaps never before in the history of Formula Student has there been ... Read More

Formula SAE team transform data gathering with Kvaser interfaces

A team from the Chihuahua Institute of Technology in Mexico who are participating in Formula SAE are using a Kvaser CAN bus interface to transform their data gathering process. As part of Kvaser’s University Sponsorship programme, The Panteras (Panther) Racing Team have been supplied with a Kvaser Blackbird SemiPro HS/HS, a CAN-over-WiFi interface that allows the … Read More

Kvaser Sponsors Chinook ETS Wind-Powered Car

The Chinook ETS scientific club's purpose is to design a wind propelled vehicle with the ability to drive into a headwind.  Based at École de technologie supérieure University, in Montreal, Canada, the Chinook team competes each year at the international event Racing Aeolus in Holland.  Teams from all over the world meet at Racing Aeolus to match designs for wind turbine ... Read More

Kvaser helps TT Zero team tackle data acquisition

Data on how the most important components of this electric bike are performing is crucial. For this, Kvaser donated a Kvaser Eagle to be used in combination with the team’s existing Kvaser Memorator Professional datalogger and TKE’s CANtrace software, which decodes the CAN signals in real-time.

Electric race car team uses Kvaser Eagle for CAN-controlled memory

Electric RaceAbout (ERA), an engineering project run by Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences in collaboration with the prestigious Institute of Design, Lahti Polytechnic, is using Kvaser’s Eagle CAN interface and datalogger in the Battery Management System of its Electric sports car.

Debugging a collision avoidance application with the LEAF Light

Students developing a collision avoidance system for a driverless car turn to Kvaser’s Leaf Light to debug their system …