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SAE Baja International Competition at Pittsburg State University

May 17, 2018 - May 20, 2018

All ages are invited to become spectators or to volunteer at this international automotive engineering competition for college students. On Thursday, spectators may watch technical inspections, design judging and brake testing, then visit with the teams Thursday evening at the “Baja on Broadway” event downtown.
On Friday, spectators will enjoy  suspension and maneuverability runs, sled pull, and speed and acceleration tests. On Sunday comes the four-hour endurance competition on a 2-mile course designed to test off-road capabilities of the vehicles.  Each team earns points for particular areas of the competition with an award for the team that performs well in all aspects of the competition. Bring your bug spray and sun screen!