2014-10-06 – Recruiting event

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We would like to invite all students interested in our project to this years recruiting event. At these events, we will tell you about our project, team and organisation!

Swing by on:
Thursday, Oct. 09 at 4 pm and
Thursday, Oct. 16 at 3 pm

in room MW 1050 on the Campus Garching, Mechanical Engineering building.

We look forward to meeting you!

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2014-06-26 – EducEco 2014 in Colomiers

Only one week after the competition in Rotterdam, the TUfast Eco Team made ist way to Colomiers (near Toulouse) in southern France. Within one week the team had worked intensively to further improve Eli 14, and to, on the one hand, find out, why our efforts had been rewarded with no more than 17th place at the Rotterdam competition and to increase the vehicles reliability on the other hand. As a third step, the well-known motor controller took the place of the new one, reason being the regulations of the French competition that permitted commercial products within this category.

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2014-05-14 – SEM: Arrival, Technical Inspection

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Compared to last year’s Shell Eco-marathon, there is one great improvement this year: The weather. Prototype-vehicles are not allowed to drive, as long as it is raining. In general, good weather is an advantage: After our arrival in Rotterdam, we put up our tents without having it rain for the first time. On Tuesday it was even quite sunny. However, we couldn’t take advantage of it, as we prepared for the “Technical Inspection”. Along with other tasks, the brakes were adjusted and new sponsor’s logos were put on eLi14. Thus, we spent almost the entire day inside the paddock area.

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2014-04-30 – Meeting with the Bavarian minister of economic affairs, Ilse Aigner

Through Shell, both Munich-based teams participating in the Shell Eco-marathon were invited to meet the Bavarian minister of economic affairs, Ilse Aigner.

This was why in the afternoon of April 30th, two prototype vehicles could be spotted in front of the ministry of state – the vehicle of Hydro2Motion of Hochschule München and our eLi14.

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