Formula SAE

Formula SAE at Kettering is a year-long commitment that challenges students to apply their classroom education to research, design, develop and market a formula car in international competitions.

Invest in Student Experiences

The Kettering University Formula SAE team competes in several annual competitions each year, including the largest event held at the Michigan International Speedway.

By becoming a Kettering SAE sponsor, your company will be contributing to a world-class race team with a proven record of producing exceptional results. An investment in SAE is an investment in the engineering education of students who will be future leaders in the automotive and racing industries. Students who participate in SAE have a proven track record of being ahead of their peers.

Are you interested in sponsoring the Kettering University Formula SAE team? Contact for more information.

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Accurate Technologies
Eaton Corporation
FCA Foundation
Liberty Gears
Protech Composites
Service Steel Aerospace


A Raymond
Akebono Brake Corporation
CD Adapco
JR Automation
Pi Innovo
Schaeffler Group


Coastal Automotive
Distinctive Recognition
Gofrank Family Charitable Fund
Hot Cams
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Livonia Tool & Laser
Master Chemical
MJ Manufacturing
Pratt and Miller
Self Help Movement
Team Tech
U.S. Chrome

History & Results

2013 - Michigan International Speedway - 15th out of 108 teams (621.3 points out of 1,000)
2013 - Lincoln Airpark - 7th out of 61 teams (807.2 points out of 1,000)
2012 - Michigan International Speedway - 74th out of 105 teams (222.4 points out of 1,000)
2011 - Michigan International Speedway - N/A
2010 - Michigan International Speedway - 32nd out of 102 teams (485.7 points out of 1,000)

SAE International

Formula SAE® is a student design competition organized by SAE International (formerly Society of Automotive Engineers). Formula SAE promotes careers and excellence in engineering as it encompasses all aspects of the automotive industry including research, design, manufacturing, testing, developing, marketing, management and finances. Formula SAE takes students out of the classroom and allows them to apply textbook theories to real work experiences.

Contact The Team

Faculty Advisor
Dr. Jennifer Bastiaan

Team Leader
Braydin Jones

Chief Engineer
Benjamin Spore