MIT adds one more feather to its cap . Most of you must have heard or seen about BAJA . Read on to know the complete thing . Two of my friends ( Abhishek , Abhinav ) are in the team of BAJA Manipal .
Their Tagline :
BAJA MANIPAL – The official team representing MIT , Manipal at Mini BAJA Competition
organised by SAE( Soceity of Automotive Engineers )to be held in South Africa in
October 2009 in Pretoria University , Pretoria .
As mentioned above , they are the official team representing MIT . Many prestigious colleges like the IIT’s and DCE have their own teams .Last year , Formula Manipal represented MIT at FSAE , Italy where they finished 27th.
BAJA Competition is basically a platform where teams have race their ATV’s ( All Terrain Vehicles ) .
Their sponsors range from Pepe Jeans , Snack Shack , Riverdale , Dollops , BIG 92.7 FM to various MIT Alumni .
The shipping cost to SA is borne by MultiLine Circuits and ALF Engineering Pvt Ltd is providing the technical support .
The whole ATV is being currently built at Nasik , Maharashtra . The ATV will be brought to MIT before being shipped to SA .
MIT has once again proved that its “the” best in Mechanical Engineering