Running Leaner

The engine dyno and EFI has been putting in the hours tuning prepping our modified Briggs and Stratton units. Next step: getting everything on the car and going for a hoon!


(Older Honda engine shown here)

MinuteFund is up, get involved now!

Our MinuteFund is up and running, along with a video about the team!! We are very excited about it and we hope you are too. As you may know, our team is almost entirely funded by donations. Help us represent UMass Amherst and University of Massachusetts Amherst College of Engineering at the Society of Automotive Engineers supermileage competition! To donate and/or view the video, just follow the link below. Don’t forget to share to help us get the word out!

Meet the 2016-2017 UMass SMV Team!

2016-2017 Team Photo

UMass SMV revolves around teamwork. From┬ádeveloping the body and engines┬áto cleaning the shop, we work together to obtain the best results. We’re lucky to have such a great group this year!

Back row, starting on the left: Tony Hua, Nate Dagenais, Miguel Novo, David Kubai, Dillon Miller, John Burns, Blake Croteau, Nathan Malast, Mike Pereira, and our professor/team adviser Robert Daniello.

Front row, starting on the left: Derek Wegener, Sam Bernardon, Kevin Moran, Micaela Morelli, Kenny Nguyen, and our graduate TA Evan Rakusin.

Missing from this picture: Justin Barnes, Xavier Pereira, Travis Marks, and Zack Mackechnie