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Orion’s first drive

Orion’s first driveDuring the entire month of July, the team went to different testing grounds to do the first tests of Orion. Along those days, the electronic system as well as the mechanical system were tested and the team has been able to check that...

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The LRT at the Swiss Eprix

The LRT at the Swiss EprixOn Saturday June 22, The team has been invited to present Orion at the Swiss Eprix in Bern. Julius Bär, our host, had prepared a booth in the E-village specially for the two formula student teams they support. We were therefore sharing this...

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Orion unveiled!

Orion unveiled! On April 9th, we unveiled our first electric race car, Orion, at EPFL (the Rolex Learning Center). More than 500 people attended this event: EPFL vice-presidents, teachers, students, sponsors, families showed up for this first big evening organised by...

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Qualified!

Qualified!On February 1st, we participated in the qualifying events for this summer's competitions. Hidden in one of EPFL's most remote room, our team spent the whole day answering technical quizzes that were proposed by the different competition officials (7 quizzes...

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The chassis is ready

The chassis is readyAfter three weeks of hard work, our chassis can finally come out of the workshop. We would like to thank Mr. Pierre-André Despont, Mr. Jean-Pierre Rougnon and Mr. Yves Ruschetta from the MX workshop at EPFL where we build our chassis for their...

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Design finished, let’s start building

Design finished, let’s start buildingAfter a full year spent designing the car, the construction phase is finally starting and we could'nt be more excited. Each division has left the computer rooms and is now hard at work in the workshop.  The aerodynamic team...

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