Dr. Jenckes's Article on Electrically Assisted Turbochargers

   September 30, 2020

Motorsports Engineering professor Dr. Charles Jenckes’s explains electrically assisted turbocharger technology in a new article published by online Hot Rod magazine. Click here for the article.


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Insight into Engineering Careers Panel: Motorsports Chassis

   November 6, 2017



at UNC Charlotte...

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Class of 2021 Begins its Journey

   August 22, 2017

Students from the class of 2021 started off their college careers with an exciting day on Aug. 21st, first with convocation in the morning and then the total eclipse in the afternoon. Photos of Lee College of Engineering students are here.

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Student Video Profile: Tucker Bisel

   June 20, 2017

With UNC Charlotte graduates accounting for roughly 10 percent of all NASCAR engineers, the University’s Motorsports and Mechanical Engineering programs are shaping the racing landscape. The programs also unlock worlds of opportunity for students like Tucker Bisel, who’s putting the pedal to the metal...

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49er Rocket Team has Soaring Finish at NASA Competition

   May 30, 2017

The Lee College of Engineering Rocketry Team placed fifth out of 50 schools at the 2017 NASA Student Launch competition. The event took place at the Marshall Space Flight Space Center in Huntsville, Alabama, during the week of April 5-9, with the competition flight on April 8.

This year’s 49er team competed in the Unknown Fragile Material Protection, Vertical Landing, Precise Altitude...

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The Automotive Industry and The Fuels That Are Moving Us Forward

   April 12, 2017

See this link for details and registration information on Dr. Andrew Randolph, technical director of ECR Engines, and his topic he'll be discussing here at UNC Charlotte, The...

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Engineering Careers Panel: Motorsports Engines

   March 14, 2017

Three engine engineers from Roush Yates Engines will talk about their careers in motorsports and their individual areas of specialty (valvetrains, cranktrain rotating assemblies, and electronic fuel injection (EFI) calibration). See the attached flyer for registration information. 

Date: 3/27/2017

Location: UNC Charlotte, Duke 345

Time : 6:00pm-8:...

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Spring 2017 Motorsports Orientation

   January 19, 2017


We invite you to attend Motorsports Orientation on Monday, January 23 at 8:00 pm in Duke Centennial Hall, Room 345. If you are unable to attend on Monday, we will hold a second session on Wednesday, January 25 at 8:00 pm in Duke 345. Students only need to attend one of the sessions. 

All students are welcome to attend, and students that are in the ...

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