05 January 2018
The Epsilon Engineers – a team of young female engineering students sponsored by Silverstone Park – have finished a fantastic fifth in the world final of the Land Rover 4×4 in Schools Challenge in Abu Dhabi.
The five youngsters from Denbigh School in Milton Keynes faced competition from 25 other countries but dazzled judges with their with their engineering skills which included negotiating a tricky 4×4 course with a special scale model car they designed and built.
Silverstone Park Commercial Director Roz Bird comments: “The Epsilon Engineers are a real inspiration for women considering a career in science and engineering and also excellent ambassadors for the Silverstone Technology Cluster.
“It has been a privilege to be involved with them and they have absolutely excelled in the world finals of an incredibly tough competition. They should be extremely proud.”