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SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge 2004Event

The Keweenaw Research Center and the Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics are the hosts of the SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge in 2004.

Download SAE CSC 2004 Final Test Data & Photos

SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge 2004 Results - Press Release


Event Dates: March 15-20, 2004

Clean Snowmobile Challenge Schedule

Monday March 15, 2004

  • Teams arrive and set up in the staging area
  • ISMA Meeting at KRC
  • Registration of Teams and volunteers
  • Teams turn in Snowmobile Description form
  • Static Display Judging at 5:00 p.m.
  • Shop closes at midnight

Tuesday March 16, 2004

  • Judges and Liaisons Meeting
  • Safety Inspections by ISR
  • Fuel fill up by Gage Products
  • Depart for Endurance/Fuel Economy Event
  • Evening meal at Mariners in Copper Harbor
  • Return to KRC
  • Shop closes at midnight

Wednesday March 17, 2004

  • Judges and Liaisons Meeting
  • Design Presentations on campus
  • Teams fix sleds
  • Make up endurance miles
  • Ski at Ripley or VIP rides from local rental shops
  • MSA Pizza Party in Evening
  • Sled outside by Midnight
  • Shop closes at Midnight

Thursday March 18, 2004

  • Judges and Liaisons Meeting
  • Cold Start Event
  • Noise Event
  • Emissions Event
  • Braking Event
  • Pig Roast
  • Shop closes at midnight

Friday March 19, 2004

  • Judges and Liaisons Meeting
  • Emissions Event (continued)
  • Ski at Ripley or VIP rides from local rental shops

Saturday March 20, 2004

  • Judges and Liaisons Meeting
  • Emissions Event (continued if necessary)
  • Events open to the Public
    • Acceleration
    • Handling
  • Judges final results meeting
  • Banquet at the MUB

Hotel Information

Room blocks have been reserved at the following hotels. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please make your reservations by calling the hotel directly. Identify yourself as a participant in the “SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge” to receive the discounted rate. After February 14, rooms will be available on a space-available basis only. If you have any questions, please contact Lori Witting with MTU at lori@mtu.edu or 906.487.2263.

Best Western Franklin Square Inn
820 Shelden Avenue
Houghton, MI 49931
906.487.1700
888.487.1700
Please call Brian Waters directly to reserve a room or block of rooms.

Holiday Inn Express
1110 Century Way
Houghton, MI 49931
906.482.1066
$65 (+ tax) for up to 4 people includes breakfast

Houghton Super 8
1200 E. Lakeshore Drive
Houghton, MI 49931
906.482.2240
800.800.8000
$54 single, $57 double, $60 triple, $63 quad (+ tax) includes continental breakfast

Sponsorship

Levels of sponsorship range from Contributor (< $500) to Platinum Plus ($50,000) Level Sponsor.

If you are interested in becoming a CSC2004 sponsor, please contact Jay Meldrum at 906.487.2750 or jmeldrum@mtu.edu.

CSC 2004 Sponsorship Guidelines
DOC | PDF

CSC 2004 Sponsor Pledge Form
DOC | PDF

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SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge 2003

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