Getting in Gear with Rochester Institute of Technology

Mastercam sponsors SAE International student design competitions by providing free software and educational support to participating teams. Bennett Wong, Manufacturing Manager and CNC Lathe Operator with RIOT Racing (RIT Baja), the SAE team at Rochester Institute of Technology, recently shared some information about the team’s past season of competition.

Approximately fifty students participated on the RIOT Racing team RIT. They earned the North American Championship with impressive results in competition like:

  • Maryland: 1st place overall.
  • Kansas: 3rd place overall.
  • Oregon: 1st place overall.

The team won the Mike Schmidt Iron Team Award for the highest cumulative points over the three races.