|Tech Ed: VRI
||Meet at 8:30 a.m. at Smokey Point rest stop, depart at 9:00 and tour to the campus
||11/3/2012 9:00 AM
||11/3/2012 3:00 PM
||Tour with fellow PNWR members to visit the team at WWU/VRI. The route will go via Edison and Chuckanut Dr. They will give a presentation on their car for the 2012/13 school year. This is our chance to see their shop and cars.
If people want to drive up on their own they should arrive for the presentation by 11:00AM. Lunch at the Roger Jobs'' Porsche Dealership will follow.
From Interstate 5, take exit 252
Turn left off the ramp onto S. Samish Way
Turn left at the stop light onto N. Samish Way
Stay in the left lane and go over the freeway
At the second light, turn left onto Bill McDonald Parkway/Byron Ave. – There will be a Wendy’s and a 76 Station on your left.
Drive on Bill McDonald Parkway for just over 1 mile and continue straight through the stop light (you will still be on the Bill McDonald Parkway)
The Campus Services Building will be the first building on the right after the intersection
See the WWU campus map and parking map here
to continue onto campus to the event.
Our tech session will be held in the Ross Engineering Building and we park between it and the parking lot or in the metered parking, lot 17G, off East College Way.
The Vehicle Research Institute program at Western Washington University has been one of our charities for a number of years. For more information about VRI, please visit their website, wwufsae.zapto.org. You can keep up with VRI via WWU Formula SAE on Facebook. Be sure to check out the great photos and videos.
About WWUFSAE: "Western Washington Formula SAE is an academic club that during each school year designs, engineers and manufactures small scale open-wheel formula cars. At the end of each year, we take our car and compete in competitions that are held around the world."
||Bill Rogers at Teched@pnwr.org
||Oct. 31, 2012