Season 1

Formula Kart Design Challenge was initiated with the sole initiative of providing the best
technical knowledge and skills to the emerging teams of the country. FKDC Season 1 was
organized at Meco Kartopia, Bengaluru from March 21 st – 23 rd , 2017. A total of 63 teams were
registered for the event. After the initial phase of Online presentation and Document
submission only 25 teams made it to the Final Round.
The karts were scrutinized from the experts of reputed OEM’s i.e., General Motors, Fiat,
Endurance, Practo, Mu Sigma Solutions, etc. We would like to mention that only 16 teams
were able to clear the Technical Inspection round. Further teams went on for the static
activities i.e., Design Evaluation, CAE Presentation, Sales Presentation and Cost Evaluation.
Moreover, after the rigorous dynamic activities on track only 12 teams were able to make it to
the Final Endurance Round. After the intense Endurance and grueling static sessions Team
Glycon from Sinhgad Institute of Technology and Sciences, Pune emerged as Overall
Champions for FKDC Season 1 and Team Mec Kartans from Sree Chitra Thirunal College of
Engineering, Trivandrum as Runner Up.