Tachyon F1 from Denbigh High School took the honours in the F1 Class of the competition and three other awards too. Team Predator from Ysgol Aberconwy, Conwy, were runners up in the F1 Class and close behind in third it was Vortex Racing from Ysgol Friars, Bangor.  Limitless F1 from Connah’s Quay High School won the Bloodhound Class. Turbo from Ysgol Gyfun Llangefni, Anglesey, celebrated the Rookie Class victory. These five teams all win through to the F1 in Schools National Finals for their success.

Tachyon F1 were delighted to win and said of the competition, “We’re feeling amazing, on top of the world. I think it was the cutting edge technology with the innovations we had for the wheels and the rear wing which gave us the edge on our competition. We’re going to change bits of our pit display and tweak our portfolio for the National Finals.”

Limitless F1 said of the North Wales Regional Final, “It’s been a great day, meeting everyone and going for it in the races. We’re feelling very excited about going to the Nationals. We’re going to make some changes to the car to make it faster.”

Turbo said of competing in F1 in Schools, “We’ve done really well today. We’re going to work hard for the Nationals, and we’re going to improve our car. We’ve had our ups and downs as a team, but we’ve worked through them. We’ve enjoyed doing F1 in Schools.”

Vortex Racing added, “Our car was a bit slow today but we know why and will fix it for the National Finals. The whole day was a challenge but we coped well. Learning the design processes, using the software and making the car has been enjoyable. We’ll build on this and hope to build a better car.”
 
 Full list of Winners:

Tachyon F1, Denbigh High School, Denbigh
First place F1 Class, Best Engineered F1 Class Car Award, Fastest F1 Class Car Award, Team Sponsorship & Marketing Award 


Team Predator, Ysgol Aberconwy, Conwy
Second place F1 Class, Team Identity Award

Vortex Racing, Ysgol Friars, Bangor
Third place F1 Class, Innovative Thinking Award

Limitless F1, Connah’s Quay High School
First place Bloodhound Class, Best Engineered Bloodhound Car, Fastest Bloodhound Car Awared

Turbo, Ysgol Gyfun Llangefni, Anglesey
Frist Place F1 Rookie Class, Best Engineered F1 Rookie Class Car Award, Fastest F1 Rookie Class Award

Moelwyn Motors, Ysgol Y Moelwyn, Blaenau Ffestiniog
Judges Discretionary Award

Global Gear, Ysgol Tryfan, Bangor
Best Research and Development Award

 

 

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