Formula SAE FastCast

The official must-listen podcast of Formula SAE.

About the show

As the official must-listen podcast of Formula SAE, expect authentic, amusing conversations about all things related to Formula SAE. Hosts include SAE International staff, former competitors, volunteers, and organizers. Topics range from ruleset discussion to career advice and everything in between. This is the perfect podcast to listen to in the shop.

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  • INFINITI Engineering Academy Class of 2019 Winner Sabre Cook

    June 11th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  19 mins 28 secs
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    We talk with Sabre Cook, a Class of 2019 winner in the Infiniti Engineering Academy. We discuss what it took to apply and compete at a high level, working with Infiniti Engineering Academy and W Series racing concurrently, her upcoming placement with the Renault F1, her move from Colorado to the UK, and how the experience is preparing her for the next steps of her career.

  • What to Expect: Follow Up

    May 23rd, 2019  |  Season 3  |  22 mins 4 secs

    Ryan Good catches up with Alabama A&M University's Formula Team after Formula SAE Michigan to talk about their experience with the event, and what they learned for next year.

  • Formula SAE Michigan 2019 Preview

    April 18th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  37 mins 57 secs

    In this episode, we talk to Kaley Zundel, Ryan Good and Martha Tress about what to look forward to for 2019 Formula SAE Michigan. We discuss returning and new sponsor changes as well as other operational changes including the new Endurance Event layout.

  • Introduction to Sponsorships

    April 3rd, 2019  |  Season 3  |  55 mins 13 secs

    Formula SAE teams typically need sponsorship to run. Adam Zemke and Martha Tress are here to introduce you to the ins and outs of finding and maintain sponsors for your team with tips and tricks in this presentation.

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  • What to Expect

    February 25th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  49 mins 59 secs

    We join Ryan Good to get to know two teams participating in Formula SAE competitions this year. We touch base with Chris Dunn and faculty advisor Dr Bob Woods from UTA Racing at University of Texas at Arlington and then a newer team building a car for the first time with Adedotun Ayokanmbi and Arbion Harrell of Alabama A&M University.

  • New Endurance Event at Formula SAE Michigan

    February 6th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  25 mins 38 secs
    endurance event, formula, formula sae, formula sae michigan

    The Dynamic Coordinator Trio of Laura Klauser, Matt Kalmus and Corry Johnson join us to talk about the new design to the Endurance track at FSAE Michigan including the reasons for the changes, the process with the new design, and some tips for the new course.

  • Introducing Formula SAE North

    January 21st, 2019  |  Season 3  |  26 mins 48 secs
    canada, electric cars, formula north, formula sae

    We discuss the new addition to Formula SAE's 2019 season: FSAE North!

  • New Rules 2019

    January 7th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  23 mins 25 secs
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    We go over the Formula SAE rules for 2019 with Steve Sayovitz.

  • 2019 CDS Virtual Career Fair

    December 18th, 2018  |  Season 3  |  8 mins 51 secs
    career fair, college recruiters, hiring

    We are joined by Martha Tress, Recruitment Sales Manager at SAE, to talk about the Virtual Career Fair. What can we expect from this year, what can you expect if you’re new, and what changes will there be?

  • What's New for the 2019 Season?

    December 11th, 2018  |  Season 3  |  25 mins 30 secs
    canada, formula sae, lincoln, michigan

    Kaley Zundel and Ryan Good kick off the first Podcast of the season to tell you what is new with the newly reorganized rules, changes to look forward to for Presentations, changes to Endurance Event at Formula SAE Michigan, potential layout changes for Formula SAE Lincoln, and what's new in the app and web site.

  • Formula SAE Lincoln 2018 Preview

    June 14th, 2018  |  Season 2  |  24 mins 58 secs

    In this episode, we discuss the upcoming 2018 Formula SAE Lincoln / Electric event.

  • Introducing the Formula SAE App

    May 3rd, 2018  |  Season 2  |  34 mins 58 secs

    On this episode, we discuss the release of the first ever Formula SAE App.

  • Formula SAE Michigan Endurance Update

    April 30th, 2018  |  Season 2  |  30 mins 23 secs

    In this episode, we discuss the changes to Formula SAE Michigan Endurance in 2018 and the future options for 2019.

  • Formula SAE Michigan 2018 Preview

    April 18th, 2018  |  Season 2  |  26 mins 54 secs

    In this episode, we discuss what to look forward to for 2018 Formula SAE Michigan.

  • A Look Back at the Collegiate Design Series

    January 15th, 2018  |  Season 2  |  41 mins 31 secs
    cds, collegiate design series, education, engineering, formula sae, sae international, stem

    On this episode, we say goodbye to Bob Sechler, longtime manager of the Collegiate Design Series, as he retires in 2018.

  • Maximizing Your SAE Membership

    December 12th, 2017  |  Season 2  |  27 mins 10 secs
    cds, collegiate design series, education, engineering, formula sae, sae international, stem

    On this episode, we met up with Amanda and Donna from the SAE Membership team to discuss how students can maximize their SAE membership.