The 11th edition of Mahindra BAJA has just been concluded at IIT, Ropar.
This is the first time that the off-road event has been organised in two legs.
The latest edition of the event has been organised on 10th and 11th March.
The 2018 edition of the BAJA SAE India event has seen the participation of 60 teams out of which 25 managed to qualify for the Endurance race.The race lasts for Four hours and the vehicle covers the maximum number of laps. Nearly 1500 students have participated.
BAJA SAE India was kick-started in India in the year 2007 and Mahindra has been the title sponsor of the event for the last five years.
Teams of 20-25 students took part in the event. Mahindra even offers on-the-spot jobs to the students from the BAJA event based on their knowledge and skills.
Winner of Overall Event: Govt college of technology, Coimbatore.
The Four years of DREAM and three years of PASSION and Two years of DEDICATION and one year of HARD WORK made the Team to succeed.
Cost Event-Second Place
Sales Event- Second Place
Endurance- Second Place
Sled Pull-Third Place
Design Evaluation- Second Place
The vehicle was name by GCT students as Screwtenizer.
The vehicle has rode in very dirty track. They covered 132Km with 33 laps.
They have travelled Four hours without any driver change and never came down to pit.