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Team Australia 2014

2014 F1inSchools World Finals With the countdown now on leading up to the 2014 F1inSchools World Finals, it’s all systems go for Team Australia – our student team representatives who will be heading to Abu Dhabi in November. With Australia ranked the No. 1 ‘F1 in Schools’ nation in the world having won the coveted […]

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Racing teams have the right formula

1223 ABC Newcastle By Maynard (Online Goose) Students from around the Hunter swarmed to Panthers in Newcastle yesterday to compete against each other’s design of CO2 gas powered, scale F1 racing cars.   Three tracks were set up inside the club and over 100 students and teachers witnessed the cars race each other on the […]

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F1 in Schools battle of car design

Herald – Newcastle By JANEK SPEIGHT Sept. 3, 2013, 10 p.m. HUNTER students battled it out yesterday to see who could design and build the best race car. The F1 in Schools competition, held at Newcastle Panthers, challenged students to use computer programs and machine tools to create a miniature vehicle. More than 15 schools […]

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Each Airstream Racing team member is responsible for something. Kyle Costigan: research manager; Matthew Nichalls:team manager; Hamish McDuff: graphic designer and Connor Quinn: resources and marketing. Missing is Jake Saelman: in charge of designing the car on the computer and using the machinery to cut out the design. (Laura Hegarty - ABC Multiplatform)

Kids use science for speed

ABC – Tropical North Laura Hegarty: 15th August 2013 Five kids from Mackay North State High have created a 20 centimetre pocket rocket, designed to blow away the judges at the regional F1 in school’s competition on Friday August 16. Year 10 students Jake Saelman, Matthew Nickalls, Kyle Costigan, Hamish McDuff and Connor Quinn have […]

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2012 Concordia Regional Final

Big dash for race win and for jobs

The Chronicle – Toowoomba Callum Bentley:  10 September 2012 The team shirts were on, the cars were primed and the tension was high. With an almighty hiss, the two cars fired off down the track and crossed the finish line in a little over one second. In the blink of an eye, the hard work […]

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St Patricks Mackay

Students throttle up in contest

Mackay Daily Mercury Dominic Geiger:  1 September 2012 IT MIGHT not be Monaco, but Mackay students yesterday came a bit closer to realising their Formula One dreams. Schools from throughout the region raced state-of-the-art model cars at St Patrick’s College for the Re-Engineering Australia Formula One F1 in Schools Technology Competition. The national competition encourages […]

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Kyabram students revved up for race

Shepparton News – 13 July 2012 Five students from Kyabram P-12 College will represent the school on the world stage as part of the F1 in Schools program. At a Kyabram school yesterday five students huddled around a race track.Carefully, they placed a miniature Formula 1 car, measuring less than 15cm, on the 20m track.Powered […]

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Cold Fusion and Rapid Racing on Clipsal500 winners podium

2012 F1 in Schools National Final Results

National Champions – professional Cold Fusion, Brighton Secondary School SA National Champions – development Rapid Racing, Engadine High School NSW National Runners Up – professional Pinnacle Engineering, Trinity Grammar School VIC National Runners Up – development Raindrop Racing, Kyabram College VIC DMO Best Engineered Design – professional Pinnacle Engineering, Trinity Grammar School VIC DMO Best […]

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Pentagliders on Podium

2012 F1 in Schools National Final

The best of the best! Australia’s 26 top Professional and Development Class teams have won through the hotly contested elimination finals across the nation. They are ready to compete for a place in Team Australia 2012 which will defend the World Championship title at the next F1 in Schools World Finals. Will they break the […]

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