The Hunter Region will be represented by Revolution Racing from Mount View High School and Synergy Racing from Maitland Grossmann High School NSW at the National finals of the F1inSchools competition next month.
Both teams have been supported through the process by the ME Program who are their major sponsors and the major sponsor of the Newcastle and Hunter Regional Finals. RDA Hunter’s ME Program Director Dr Scott Sleap has coordinated the event for the past 5 years.
Winning teams will gain a position on Team Australia to compete in the world championships in Texas later this year.
The F1 in Schools™ Technology Challenge is the world’s largest secondary school technology program. It involves over nine million students from 17,000 schools in 31 nations. The patron is Formula1™ supremo Bernie Ecclestone along with the Formula1™ teams who are co-patrons.
For further information visit http://rea.org.au/f1-in-schools/