FSA Quiz 2017

Which of the following statements about the legality of the car below is true?

+ track width = 2500mm
+ car track = 1700mm
+ cone height = 280mm
+ rear wing height = 2100mm
+ roll hoop height = 2200mm
Image (c)TU Munich

How many drivers per team are allowed at most?

You measured a current of 150A in your starter cable while starting. The battery voltage was 12V at that time. Which percentage of the power provided by the battery was actually used by the starter?

Positive supply and ground cable have a cross section of 10mm^2.
The total length of the positive supply cable is 4.5m, the ground cable is 1.2m long.
Assumptions: the specific resistance of copper is independent from temperature, ground cable is directly connected to battery negative, master switch and starter relais do not have any resistance
Specific Resistance of copper = 0.017μOhm*m.

Which of the following will not alter the geometric compression ratio ?

Which engine is illegal ?

What is the minimum score for the third place in the Business Plan finals (with three finalists) ?

During the tech inspection, the vehicle has to be accompanied by the 'Inspection Responsible Person', who has to be:

How many different tires are allowed on a car?

When you pass technical inspection (all stickers) it means:

What is false regarding an Off-Course (OC) during endurance?

Which of the following tubes is not allowed as the stated frame member (regardless of implementation/mounting/etc.)?

Imagine you are running AutoX in FSA 2016. You need to limit your speed because of the following corner. What is the fastest can go at the crest/edge and still land before the beginning of the braking zone?

+ h = 0.30m
+ s = 4.8m
+ g = 9.81m/s²
+ Consider the car a point mass; Ignore aerodynamic effects.

The Frontwing of your car is attached to the frontbulkhead using four 8mm dowel pins in single shear. What is the maximum allowed deceleration peak in the impact attenuator test if you are testing without the frontwing and its mounting? (T2.20.3/Method b)


What are the responsibilities of the faculty advisor at FSA?