SAE Collegiate Design Series

Rules & Important Documents

Documents below may be referenced as Competition Resources


2017 - 2018 Formula SAE Rules (Updated 9/7/16)

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Many of the required documents for the North American FSAE Competitions must now be submitted online. Visit for information on how to submit the required documents for cost, design and technical inspection.

Forms and templates for all the FSAE Series competitions are located on the public pages of

EV Technical Inspection

2017 Electrical Systems Form (Not Yet Released)
2017 EV Structural Equivalency Spreadsheet (SES) (Updated 10/20/16)
2017 Failure Modes and Effects Analysis Template (Not Yet Released)
2017 Electrical Technical Inspection Sheet (Not Yet Released)
2017 Formula SAE Electric - Notice of Intent 2nd Year Vehicle
Accumulator Container Examples
Electrical Systems Advisor / Electrical Systems Officer Form


2017 Design Specification Sheet - IC (Not Yet Released)
2017 Design Specification Sheet - EV (Not Yet Released)
2017 Design Score Sheet - IC (Not Yet Released)
2017 Design Score Sheet - EV (Not Yet Released)
Anthropometric Reference Data
Three View Drawing Excellence
FSAE Design Judging

Competition Operations