Team STRATOS, B.I.T2
The Baja SAE
International level competition
whereengineering students as a team are tasked to design, build, test, promote and race anoff-road vehicle that will survive the severe challenges of rough terrain. Hence
testing their engineering skills to the limit
The vehicle has to be
built according to several
strictly enforced standards
of fabrication, design etc and will have to undergo a series of stringent static anddynamic tests before competing in the main endurance event.
The SAE Mini Baja competition originated at the University of South Carolina in
.Since then the competition has grown to six competitions: three in North Americaand one each in Brazil, Korea and South Africa with
over 500 entries
With the growth of the series, corporations have come to recognize that studentswith Baja SAE on their resumes are
for their engineeringpositions.
BAJA was started in India in
with the event being held in
inDecember 2007. It was subsequently held in January 2009 with 57 teams contending.
In its 3
The BAJA SAEINDIA - ASIA 2010 will be conducted from
at the NATRAX under aegis of NATRIP in Pithampur, inwhich we are going to participate and hope to eventually win.
The team is named Stratos as a tribute to the legendary rallycar,
which won all the rally championships in
which it took part during the 70’s and 80’s.
20 experienced, skillful and dedicated students
from the 185SAE-India B.I.T collegiate club members to form
. It includes studentsfrom
year of the mechanical engineering
branch of our college.
Team Stratos has students who are good with their automotive basics and the teamcollectively has skills related to building a car,
(through Catia, autocad,solid edge, Maya, ProE),
(through ANSYS/ADAMS/IPG Carmaker
),marketing, managing, machine shop and many others