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/ 07.10.2013

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text] Grand Touring Team Virginia Tech Grand Touring (VTGT) is a competitive senior design team that transforms normal everyday vehicles into endurance racing machines. This spring we will be participating in the twelve-hour Champ Car Series Race at Virginia International Raceway, marking our 5th year of participation. Our current group is composed of 15-20 mechanical engineers with a passion for building, designing, and racing. Each member is assigned a project geared towards improved safety, reliability, and performance. These projects allow the team to implement general engineering principles while also expanding collective knowledge of automotive engineering. Throughout this process, our members have the opportunity to foster a deeper understanding of teamwork dynamics and conflict resolution...