Welcome to BCN Motorsport

The first formula Student Driverless - Electric team of Spain

"I always believed you should never give up and you should always

keep fighting even when there's only a slightest chance"

"I always believed that you should never give up and you should always keep fighting even when there's only a small chance"

Michael Schumacher

INSCRIPCIONS OBERTES!

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Del dilluns 9 de maig fins divendres 24 de juny s'OBREN INSCRIPCIONS per entrar a l'equip!

Si vols entrar al món del Motorsport i viure en primera persona el que és dissenyar i fabricar un cotxe de competició. No dubtis i aplica. Durant el pròxims dies us presentarem les seccions amb les que es divideix l’equip a través de xerrades i la jornada de portes obertes.

El 9 i 10 de maig hi hauran xerrades informatives de l’equip a l’Escola Tècnica Superior d’Enginyeria Industrial de Barcelona (ETSEIB) i l’Escola Tècnica Superior d’Enginyeria de Telecomunicacions de Barcelona (ETSETB). En aquestes, us explicarem qui som, què fem i com ho fem.

També, el 16 i 17 de maig hi haurà una jornada de portes obertes per aquells que estigueu interessats en veure el nostre dia a dia. Per assistir-hi heu d'emplenar el següent formulari 

Si voleu entrar en el procés de selecció de l'equip haureu d’enviar una carta de motivació, el vostre CV, l’expedient acadèmic i el formulari  al correu que s’indica al final d’aquest.

Per a més informació podeu escriure’ns a: bcn.emotorsport@upc.edu

ABOUT US

BCN eMotorsport is a team formed by undergraduate engineers from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona). The team has the aim to design, build and test two different cars to compete in two categories of Formula Student.

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ETSEIB Motorsport was formed in 2007 with a combustion prototype that was succeeded by three more cars with constant improvements over the years. In 2011, the team manufactures the first electric car for Formula Student in Spain, being a real design concept evolution. In 2018, big challenges are taken by the team introducing the 4WD and creating the first autonomous car for Formula Student in Spain, following the automotive industry evolution and using the latest technology.

Formula Student is the most prestigious engineering competition in the world. It consists of a competition in which engineering students from all over the world design and build a vehicle, Formula style, and then participate in different events. Currently, there are two categories in the competition: FS Combustion and FS Electric. In both the option of competing in autonomous mode is contemplated.

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Applus Idiada


Principal sponsor

Applus+ IDIADA offers design, testing, engineering, and homologation services to the automotive industry worldwide.

Their reputation is founded on the expertise of an international team of more than 2,100 engineers and technical experts, their first class facilities, their client focus and a constant drive towards innovation. An international network of subsidiaries and branch offices in 25 countries ensures that customers receive a fast and personalised service.

SEAT S.A.


Principal sponsor

SEAT, S.A. is a Spanish automobile manufacturer with its head office in Martorell, Spain.

The headquarters of SEAT, S.A. are located at SEAT's industrial complex in Martorell near Barcelona. By 2000, annual production peaked at over 500,000 units; in total up to 2006, over 16 million cars have been produced including more than 6 million from the Martorell plant, with three-quarters of the annual production being exported to over 70 countries worldwide. SEAT today is the only major Spanish car manufacturer with the ability and infrastructure to develop its own cars in-house.

NEXUS Projectes


Principal sponsor

NEXUS Projectes is an engineering and manufacturing company that carries out the development of products based on composite materials, and providing specific knowledge in each area of expertise.

This company is present in a wide range of industrial sectors, such as motorsport, aerospace, high performance machinery, medical devices and naval. Moreover, it offers assistance that covers the needs of its customers from the innovation and concept feasibility phase to the detailed development and, finally, delivery of finished products.

AVL


Premium sponsor

With more than 11,500 employees, AVL List GmbH is the world's largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of all types of powertrain systems (hybrid, combustion engine, transmission, electric drive, batteries, fuel cell and control technology), their integration into the vehicle and is increasingly taking on new tasks in the field of assisted and autonomous driving as well as data intelligence. The company was founded in 1948 with the headquarters in Graz, Austria. It provides industry-leading technologies and services based on the highest quality and innovation standards to help customers reduce complexity and add value.

Bit Machine


Premium sponsor

BIT GROUP is a company with more than 20 years of experience in the machining sector, specialized in high precision finishes and subassembly assemblies for various sectors such as automotive, aeronautics, pharmaceutical and defense.

We offer our clients a complete service that includes all the operations necessary for the optimal development of a product; from the previous study of the best manufacturing process, its mechanical manufacturing and finally the most suitable heat treatments and surface finishes, assembly and final verification.

Bosch


Premium sponsor

The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. It employs roughly 400,000 associates worldwide (as of December 31, 2019). In 2019, the company generated sales of 77.7 billion euros.

Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. As a leading IoT company, Bosch offers innovative solutions for smart homes, smart cities, connected mobility, and connected industry. It uses its expertise in sensor technology, software, and services, as well as its own IoT cloud, to offer its customers connected, cross-domain solutions from a single source. The Bosch Group’s strategic objective is to create solutions for a connected life, and to improve quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm. In short, Bosch creates technology that is “Invented for life.”

The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its roughly 440 subsidiaries and regional companies in 60 countries. Including sales and service partners, Bosch’s global manufacturing, engineering, and sales network covers nearly every country in the world. The basis for the company’s future growth is its innovative strength. At 126 locations across the globe, Bosch employs 72,600 associates in research and development.

Cinergia


Premium sponsor

CINERGIA is the result of more than ten years of experience in the conception, design, production and service of customized power electronics solutions. Their key areas of expertise include power electronics, DSP-based digital control of converters, communications and software user interface (HMI).

CSUC


Premium sponsor

CSUC (Consortium of Services of Catalonia’s University) has the aim to share academic services, promote knowledge transfer, manage the associated entities and ameliorate communication between scientists, librarians, etc. Potentiating synergies and scale economies, the result is an enhancement in effectiveness and efficiency. CSUC actively participates in R & D initiatives and promotes innovation, both state and private.

Lab Circuits


Premium sponsor

Founded in 1972, Lab Circuits is an independent company with 4.000m2 facilities. Nowadays, it is formed by a team of 75 high specialized professionals and committed to the philosophy of offering the best service to the client. We manufacture printed circuits boards from 2 to 30 layers with the most advanced high-tech.

It allows us to produce pcb HDI, Rigiflex, RoHS, microvias-laser, buried routes, impedance certification and special materials pcb's, with maximum quality. Production of prototypes, small and medium series, under certification ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001, UL and UNE-EN 9100:2010.

TE Connectivity


Premium sponsor

TE Connectivity is a technology company that designs and manufactures connectivity and sensor products for harsh environments in a variety of industries, such as automotive, industrial equipment, data communication systems, aerospace, defense, medical, oil and gas, consumer electronics, energy and subsea communications.

LEMO


Premium sponsor

LEMO is the acknowledged leader in the design and manufacture of precision custom connection and cable solutions. LEMO’s high quality Push-Pull connectors are found in a variety of challenging application environments including medical, industrial control, test and measurement, audio-video and telecommunications.

LEMO has been designing precision connectors for seven decades. Offering more than 75,000 combinations of product that continue to grow through custom specific designs, LEMO and its affiliated sister companies REDEL, NORTHWIRE and COELVER currently serve more than 100,000 customers in over 80 countries around the world.

BCN 3D


Platinum sponsor

BCN 3D are one of the leading 3D printer manufactures in the world. Based in Barcelone, this company firmly belive in delivering the best quality tools to both professionals and industry level users. Above all, the main goal is to enable creators and innovators materialize their ideas providing a platform for creation.

GRUPO BLUMEPROT


Platinum sponsor

Embotech - Driverless Sponsor


Platinum sponsor

Embotech is a leading developer of cutting-edge decision-making software. Their embeddable software empowers autonomous systems to make decisions by solving complex optimization problems in milliseconds, bringing significant improvements in safety, productivity and energy efficiency. Current applications include Automotive, Industrial and Aerospace Solutions.

NTT Data


Platinum sponsor

Grupo Goded


Platinum sponsor

LCEM


Platinum sponsor

LCEM (Common Laboratory of Mechanical Engineering) aims to support research projects carried out in different structural units of the UPC and the industry, in general. It manufactures parts, prototypes, running rehearsals, homologations, etc.

Melasta


Platinum sponsor

Melasta Corporation, was incorporated by three companies, headquartered in Shenzhen, a professional manufacturer of rechargeable battery, audio, communications and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. Its Lithium polymer battery, LifePo4, Li-ion and NIMH battery make them one of the most comprehensive rechargealbe battery suppliers in China.

Model Bages


Platinum sponsor

Model Porex


Platinum sponsor

MODELPOREX, S.L. is a company dedicated to the manufacture of models for various sectors. Founded in 1966, in its beginnings it specialized in the realization of wooden models, becoming one of the pioneering companies in the national market in the manufacture of expanded polystyrene models for the automotive and Machine and Tool industries.

Premium


Platinum sponsor

They offer solutions to the industrial market, being some of them in high-tech machinery, transportation, energy or extreme environments applications. Having over 39 years of experience and a highly trained team has allowed them to position themselves as technological leaders in power solutions.

Their product range consists of DC/DC converters, uninterrupted power supplies, DC/AC inverters, AC/DC power supplies and any solution that requires high reliability from 50W to 50kW.

Schaeffler


Platinum sponsor

The Schaeffler Group is making a decisive contribution to 'Tomorrow's Mobility' already today: with its high-precision components and systems for engine, transmission and chassis applications, as well as bearing solutions for a large number of industrial applications.

SIEMENS


Platinum sponsor

Siemens AG is a German multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Munich and the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe with branch offices abroad.

The principal divisions of the company are Industry, Energy, Healthcare (Siemens Healthineers), and Infrastructure & Cities, which represent the main activities of the company.

Paper Boat Studio


Platinum sponsor

Tag Automotive


Platinum sponsor

AFV Inicia


Software sponsor

CastelOmega


Software sponsor

Repair of precision servo motors and electric spindles of all brands.

Parcmotor Castellolí


Software sponsor

DOGA


Software sponsor

The company has more than 60 years of experience in the development and production of automotive components.

With affiliated companies in Italy, USA, Mexico, Brazil, China and India, they sale their products to more than 70 countries and operate in multiple markets, including industrial vehicles, buses, trains, agriculture and construction machinery, boats, motorcycles and passenger cars.

dSPACE


Software sponsor

Every day, people around the world use means of transportation that were developed, tested, and validated with dSPACE solutions. They can trust that their vehicle’s drive system is energy-efficient, that intelligent assistance systems make driving more comfortable, and that the plane they are on is safely guided to its destination. Even today, dSPACE is working with leading technology providers worldwide to make the vision of autonomous driving a reality.

ETAS


Software sponsor

ETAS provides innovative solutions, engineering services, consulting, training, and support for the development of embedded systems for the automotive industry.

IPG Automotive


Software sponsor

For over 30 years, it has been their goal to overcome challenges in the vehicle development process – side by side with you. They have firmly established theirselves in the field of vehicle dynamics simulation and become experts in autonomous vehicles, ADAS and powertrain application cases. To this day, they are driven by their desire to make the complexity of the development process manageable for you, even during a time when challenges are constantly growing.

mecakim


Software sponsor

Since 1982 they have been specialists in wood machining. They manufacture custom furniture and other highly customized interior design solutions for commercial spaces, offices, hotels, health centers and residential construction.

Models Marquès


Software sponsor

SBG Systems


Software sponsor

Vectornav (Driverless sponsor)


Software sponsor

Founded in 2008, they began with the idea that their expertise in aerospace guidance, navigation, and control could be applied to the latest advancements in inertial and GNSS technology, resulting in products that achieve unprecedented performance in the smallest possible footprint.

Velodyne Lidar (Driverless sponsor)


Software sponsor

Velodyne Lidar, provider of smart, powerful lidar solutions for autonomy and driver assistance, known for breakthrough lidar sensor technologies.

AMSA Trinitat RC


Software sponsor

Invensity


Software sponsor

nTopology


Software sponsor

nTopology’s breakthrough computational engineering environment seamlessly combines synthesized geometry and simulation results into finely tuned manufacturing models. They help engineers create lightweight and optimized parts with their functional requirements built right in.

Altair


Gold sponsor

Software company with a huge amount of simulation programs, for example: CFD, structural, optimization, etc.

AMCO Mecanitzats


Gold sponsor

Machining and parts verification company with high quality results.

AMES


Gold sponsor

Arrow


Gold sponsor

ARM Keil


Gold sponsor

Between


Gold sponsor

Busch Vacumm Solutions


Gold sponsor

Caixa d'Enginyers


Gold sponsor

Can Padró


Gold sponsor

CIM UPC


Gold sponsor

CITCEA


Gold sponsor

Cmi


Gold sponsor

Comercial Caules


Gold sponsor

DRUCK Sistemas


Gold sponsor

Druck Sistemas, a technological, industrial and electrical company dedicated to assistance tasks in all types of machinery and electrical installations, Valencia machinery repair and Alicante machinery repair.

Elmeq


Gold sponsor

Festo (Driverless sponsor)


Gold sponsor

Gossen Metrawatt


Gold sponsor

Gurit


Gold sponsor

Haas


Gold sponsor

Hexcel


Gold sponsor

Kvaser


Gold sponsor

Madit


Gold sponsor

Mel Composites


Gold sponsor

Modelfusa


Gold sponsor

NG Brake Disc


Gold sponsor

Prat Casajoana


Gold sponsor

Starcke


Gold sponsor

Tormetal


Gold sponsor

TTTech Auto


Gold sponsor

Voow (Driverless sponsor)


Gold sponsor

ImagingSource (Driverless sponsor)


Gold sponsor

Cameras from The Imaging Source can be found in many areas of everyday life: industry, food and beverage production, research sciences, pharmaceuticals and medicine, traffic and parking management. Applications in sports, leisure and media are also taking hold. The human eye is limited to a small range of visible light, but the cameras and software from The Imaging Source make the invisible - visible.

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