Lowe's Donates our 28' Trailer full of Displays and Racks to be used in our New Shop! Thank Lowe's for us by selecting Lowe's as your home improvement source!
Saturday Testing Session- High Winds, Snowy Cold Air, and Thankful to have a steering wheel challenge that kept us warm in the shop.
EV Team Tours Micro Hydro and Solar Station...Lowe's Planogram Facility...Iredell-Statesville Schools Automotive Technology Center
Our 3D Model Guru makes adjustments to our digital miata. The final product will be 3D printed and tested in our wind tunnel. The results will show us how to improve performance.
Golf Cart Nissan Leaf Battery Conversion Complete, Locked and Loaded, and ready for the return to owner.
Countdown>> 1 week till HMI EV Rally. Installation of new racing seats, quick disconnect steering wheel, and AMI DAQ system.
Harley and Trenton Demo Current Technology and Engineering projects at Board Of Education for local business leaders.
AIM Solo DL DAQ system up and running! Nothing like spreadsheet and video data analysis Saturday during the noon time hour.
Shop Saturday involves track testing, collecting and analyzing data, 3D Printed Miata Model prep, and driver safety training.
Friday Night Racing at Mtn City brings home hardware for Charlie and Tolbert. Charlie sweeps both legends heat races. After a late night of racing team meets Saturday morning to test new AIMS DAQ System.
More door prizes for STEM Night: 2 free VIP passes to High Gravity Adventures in Blowing Rock and T-shirts from High Country Souvenirs.
Where are they now: EV Team Captain 2006/07 Matthew Griffith moves First Lady from Amman, Jordan. Currently Matthew is preparing to be a Weapons and Tactics Instructor at the Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron 1 in Yuma, Arizona.
Can you pick him out?
The other picture shows Matthew showing homage to Dale Earnhardt at the temple of Artemis. When Matthew is back in the States we will have a reunion. He led the team in 2006 to convert the miata to electric for the first time. I remember like yesterday him cutting out the gas tank and sending smoke signals... He will be pleasantly surprised at the super car performance of the current miata configuration.
New Shop and Classroom walls going up!...While TD class builds rat trap racers and EV Team completes installation of racing seats and AiM Sports Data Acquisition System (more info forthcoming).
Mr. Foster from NASCAR Technical Institute / UTI visits and presents to TED class the importance of defining future goals to reach financial needs of life and family.
Mr. Foster always reaches students heart and demonstrates what it takes to work to our ultimate God given potential. I am always uplifted personally after every presentation I have witnessed for 10 years. If you or your student would like to learn more about what it takes to maximize your potential or a future in the automotive/motorsport world contact Mr. Foster firstname.lastname@example.org .
West High's EV Team