Students learn trackside at Silverstone

Posted on Thursday 15th June 2017

Students studying in the University of Bolton’s Centre for Advanced Performance Engineering have been spending their weekend on the track at the synonymous Silverstone race course.

Undergraduates studying on the Advanced Performance Engineering (BSc) and Motorsport Technology (BSc) courses visited the event as part of their learning at the University.

Over the course of the weekend they assisted in the workshop and on the pitlane as the University’s racing driver, Anna Walewska, competed in the GT4 Championship.

President and Vice Chancellor of the University, Professor George E Holmes DL was also in attendance for the sixth round of the Championship.

The next round will take place at Spa-Francorchamps on the 7&8 July in Belgium.