Devonport High School for Boys celebrated winning five awards in the South West England Regional Finals taking the South West titles in both the Formula 1 and the Bloodhound classes. Vitesse, the Formula 1 category team from the school, claimed the Fastest F1 Class award with their race car speeding down the track in 1.257 seconds. The sister team, Team Oblivion, recorded the fastest time in the Bloodhound category to take the Fastest Bloodhound Class award with a time of 0.844 seconds.

These two teams, along with the Best Rookie team, Mercury, from The Gregg School, Southampton, have won places at the UK National Finals.

Full list of winners from the South West Region

1st place, Formula 1 Class                Vitesse, Devonport High School for Boys

1st place, Bloodhound SSC Class    Team Oblivion, Devonport High School for Boys

Best Rookie Team                            Mercury, The Gregg School

Best Engineered Car                        Vitesse, Devonport High School for Boys

Fastest Formula 1 Class car             Vitesse, Devonport High School for Boys

Fastest Bloodhound SSC Class       Team Oblivion, Devonport High School for Boys

Best Team Identity                             Mercury, The Gregg School

Innovative Thinking Award               JPK, Eggbuckland Community College

Best Sponsorship & Marketing         Formula For Success, PETROC

Perseverance in adversity                Scorchers, Beechen Cliff School

 

Devonport High School for Boys celebrated winning five awards in the South West England Regional Finals taking the South West titles in both the Formula 1 and the Bloodhound classes...

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