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Remote Emergency Switch – DV teams

Apr/4 By

We have an important announcement concerning teams who participate at FS East with a driverless vehicle:

we’re going to use the same configuration of Remote Emergency Switch at FS East as Formula Student Germany, which has an increased, 88 mW radiation power. According to the Hungarian law using these kind of devices must be registered in advance at the National Media and Infocommunications Authority. The event organisers are going to take care of the registration, therefore no further action is required from the teams’ side.

Document upload is open & ETC Rules update

Mar/26 By

The document upload section of the 2018 season is now available for all starter list and confirmed waiting list teams. You are able to to log in with the username and password associated with your team’s account.

There’s also been a minor update in the Documentation Rules regarding the ETC System Description document, which applies for all CV and CV DV teams:

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Personal thoughts from Gergely Lágler

Mar/23 By

Gergely Lágler our technical manager has written an article about the development process in the FS East history, explained what was the driving force to the success and shared some interesting personal thoughts about the current registration period as well. He is one of the key figures in the organisational team and he talks about such things like:

  • The process how the starter list is already filled up
  • How we started this whole thing in 2016
  • The acknowledgement of FS East within the European movement
  • He introduces the biggest supporters of FS East
  • How we are going to deal with the expectations towards us
  • The new (and final?) location of FS East
  • And last but not least why this is going to be our biggest event

The whole article is available on our Press page in the Personal Notes from the Organisers section in English and Hungarian as well.

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General, Documentation & Technical Inspection Rules

Mar/14 By

General Rules, Documentation Rules and Technical Inspection Rules are now available on our Rules & Important Documents page as the final additions of FS East 2018 Rules.  You’re also able to download the necessary templates to create your documents. The Data Logger Specification document has also been updated with some additional details. (;

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FS East 2018 starter lists

Feb/5 By

We have the list of confirmed starter teams of the 2018 FS East competition! (: During Period #2 and #3 of the event registration all open slots have been filled with new teams from the waiting lists. There are overall 61 teams from 20 countries on the current starter lists of the three categories.

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Event Registration Period #1 Results

Jan/23 By

Before we get to the real thing, we’d like to thank the enthusiasm of all teams who registered today to FS East 2018!  210 teams filled out the registration quiz, it means that together with the pre-registered participants 217 teams from 35 countries went through event registration. This number is almost the double of last year’s. (:

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Event registration for FS East 2018

Jan/22 By

Event Registration is right around a corner, so we collected all information you need to know to be prepared for the challenge. 

In 2018 FS East opens slots for 30 combustion 20 electric and 10 driverless teams, while the organisers will handle the documents of maximum 8 combustion 4 electric and 2 driverless waiting list teams. After the pre-registration of the invited teams, we have 28 combustion, 15 electric and 10 driverless slots available.

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Dynamic Rules

Jan/19 By

We’ve posted another quick read for the weekend, the Dynamic Rules for FS East 2018 are now available on our Rules & Important Documents page. The document includes event-specific additions to Rules 2018 which concern driverless teams as well. 

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FS EAST 2018 - Static event rules

Registration Rules Update & Static Rules

Jan/18 By

The first installment of the FS East 2018 Rules has been uploaded to the Rules and Important Documents section of our website. Now all information and requirements regarding the Static Events are available. Stay tuned, there's more to come soon!

Read more about the registration rules after the read more button!

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Pre-registration Results

Jan/16 By

The pre-registration for FS East 2018 has ended. We’re happy to announce that all top teams of last year’s competition have accepted our invitation and going to participate at the 2018 event as well. (:

The pre-registered teams take their slots on List ABCD of the electric or combustion categories:

  1. GreenTeam Uni Stuttgart e.V. – List ABCD – ev
  2. KA-RaceIng e.V. – List ABCD – ev
  3. Formula Student Team Delft – List ABCD – ev
  4. Rennteam Uni Stuttgart – List ABCD – cv
  5. FS Team Tallinn – List ABCD – ev
  6. CAT – Racing – List ABCD – cv
  7. BME Formula Racing Team – List ABCD – ev

All other teams have to participate in the event registration quiz held on 22nd January at 17:00 CET to earn a starter position at FS East 2018. 

The remaining available slots in the different categories are the following:

  • Combustion: 28/30
  • Electric: 15/20
  • Driverless: 10/10

Only teams with a registered team account will be able to enter the quiz, so make sure you go though the registration process until then!

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The event is organized by the Engineers for the Automotive Higher Education Associasion