Formula SAE was launched in the United States in 1980 by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) and competitions have been held in Europe since 1998. The european events are run by IMechE and the UK event is named Formula Student instead of Formula SAE. There are currently nine events worldwide with Italy, Germany, Australia, Austria, Japan the UK and two in the USA,.
Team Formula NUST will be participating in Formula Student in July, 2012 at the Silverstone Circuit in UK.
Formula Student Silverstone Circuit, England ~ 120 Teams
Formula Student Germany Hockenheim Circuit ~ 80 Teams
Formula SAE Italy Riccardo Paletti Circuit ~ 40 Teams
Formula SAE Australasia Victoria University, Werribee ~ 30 Teams
Formula SAE Michigan Michigan Int. Speedway ~ 120 Teams
Formula SAE California Auto Club Speedway ~ 80 Teams
Formula SAE Japan Fuji Speedway ~ 80 Teams
Formula Student Austria Wachauring ~ 20 Teams
Formula SAE Brazil Campo de Provas da Goodyear ~20 Teams