FSAE Lincoln 2017 was a historic event for Triton Racing. In a field of 80 cars, TR-16S finished 8th with an overall score of 710.2 out of 1000 points. This was the team’s highest finish in its 20 year history and was the result of countless hours of dedication, patience, and drive. Breaking into the top 10 finishers of this prestigious competition has been a goal of the team since its resurgence in 2013. This finish further demonstrates UC San Diego’s ability to compete with the best in the world.
The highlights of Triton Racing’s performance at Lincoln include placing 7th in Autocross, 8th in Fuel Efficiency, and 9th in Endurance. You can check all the final results of the competition here.
This year’s success would have not been possible without the generous support and donations from our many sponsors, friends, advisers, alumni, and UC San Diego. We’d also like to give a special shout-out to our title sponsor, Hunter Industries, who has been integral to our success, helping us achieve our next level by being a next level partner. Thank you to everyone who helped us reach this historic finish.
Here’s to another top 10 finish next year!