Our sponsors provide us the opportunity to gain priceless experience through designing and manufacturing a Formula Student Car.
We would like to thank our sponsors for their generous and continued support!
Our title sponsor, the University of Southampton, are our main provider of funding for the project. The University also contribute to the team by allowing us to use their facilities such as a wind tunnel and a composite autoclave. The university has also provided us with support and training in many areas of the project, namely machining and 3D-printing.
Santander Universities provide the team with generous support as part of the commitment to Southampton University. The team are also working with Santander on various initiatives regarding STEM which are in the pipeline.
Southampton Freight Services is an established freight forwarder and logistics provider that offers global services by air, sea, road and international courier. We greatly appreciate their support for transporting our race car and supplies globally, allowing our team to compete in countries like Czech Republic and Germany.
Gurit is a leading global supplier of composites materials and tooling for multiple engineering industries. We are pleased to have them as our carbon fibre supplier for our carbon fibre monocoque and aero parts. With their much-valued support, we are able to build technologically advanced car that is not compromised by weight.
Schaeffler is an established bearing manufacturer, specialising in rolling element bearings for use in numerous engineering disciplines. We are thankful that they are providing us with bearings of utmost quality for our car.
EvoScann pioneers in highly miniaturised digital pressure scanners for the fast-developing aerodynamic testing industry. We are grateful for their provision of highly advanced pressure scanners, which will come in handy for wind-tunnel testing.
mathshop provides mathematical modelling software for a wide range of applications in the engineering industry, equipping companies with the tools they need to solve or visualize problems. We have been fortunate enough to be supplied with 2 software licenses for suspension geometry analysis.
RS Components offer an unparalleled worldwide catalogue of electronics and maintenance products. As one of SUFST’s recurring sponsors, RS Components provide the team with a generous budget to spend on their products. We are pleased to rely on their support for our 2020 campaign.
The staple meal of the SUFST diet, Domino’s have supported the team since 2017. Domino’s provides the team with food for our meetings, ensuring our team is well fed and always ready to take on the next challenge.
One of the world’s leading bearing manufacturers, Igus’ tribo-optimised high-performance plastic materials allow our engineers to design lightweight, more reliable cars year after year. We are grateful for their continued support and pleased to announce their sponsorship for the 2019-2020 season.
Norelem provides specialist engineering materials, tools and equipment for all sorts of engineering constructions. With a huge catalogue in engineering products, they have provided our team with high quality fasteners and bolts which are necessary ingredients for a reliable and capable race car.
Loctite is the world’s leading brand for adhesives, sealants and surface treatments with high durability and performance. With their breakthrough technology, they have supported our team with high performance solutions for bonding critical components such as suspension inserts and aero elements.
BP is a multinational energy company, with a wide reach across the world’s energy systems. Our team is proud to have won 1st place at the BP Formula Student sponsorship competition, securing a cash prize and supplies of fuel and lubricants. We are grateful for them for organising the competition and greatly appreciate the prizes.