- Team Name
2. Explain how you chose your team name
Lyteed is short for Light speed; which also means F1inSchools lighted our passion for speed, engineering and teamwork.
3. Country/s represented
4. School/s represented
The Experimental High School Attached to Beijing Normal University
5. Town of School(s)
6. Number of males / Number of females on team
2 males and 4 females
7. Teams Facebook page
8. Teams Twitter handle
9. Teams website
10. Briefly outline the history of your team
Founded in Feb, 2015 as team Swift
Won the 2nd place in Beijing Trail Race in June as team Swift
Won the 2nd place in China Final in August as team Swift
Lyteed founded on 8th August 2015
11. F1 in Schools achievements so far (i.e. Nat champions, other awards etc.)
2nd place and the best engineered car in Beijing Trail Race, June, 2015.
2nd place, the best presentation and best Pits display in China Final, August, 2015
12. Describe your team in three words
Persistent, cooperative and passionate.
13. What do you think makes your World Final team unique from other teams?
Team Easter Fire from our school took part in the world final last year, and now we are back!
14. Magic moment - What has been the most exciting F1 in Schools experience your team has had so far?
We had several Magic moments, such as the only U disk with our portfolio got broken accidently, or not good result in time trial during the race…… Whenever something like this happens, we say nothing but focus what we could do next. This is the best we have now: a wonder team!
15. We can laugh now - Tell us about one of your team’s funniest moments, maybe it wasn't so funny at the time!
Every time when we achieve something, we always put our hands together saying “Bala la la….” :-P
16. What is the biggest challenge in this competition?
The speed of our car, we need light speed :-D
17. What are you most looking forward to at the WFs?
Meeting all the students from all over the world, and enjoying the exciting race together!
18. What are your expectations for the WFs?
We wish we could be one of the top 5 teams in the world.
19. Do you watch/are you interested in F1? Who’s your favourite driver(s)?
Yes, we like Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg from MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS