Formula Electric Racing NUST (FERN) from Pakistan Navy Engineering College (PNEC-NUST) has made significant progress by securing technical sponsorship from Tesla, one of the most valuable automotive brands that is hastening the global switch to sustainable energy with electric vehicles, solar energy, integrated renewable energy solutions, and other products.
FERN is the first and only Formula Student team from Pakistan to receive this sponsorship from Tesla, which is given to Formula Student teams from all over the world. Along with providing technical support, Tesla will give FERN a 5000 euro discount on enepaq tinybms, ADI & TI, bms chips, and development boards.
One of the constituent colleges of NUST, Pakistan Navy Engineering College is home to the renowned Formula Student team FERN. Since 2016, the group has been focusing on electric propulsion.
It has had the distinct honour of competing in five Formula Student competitions on behalf of Pakistan and earning the country’s lone podium finish. The first team to work on driverless cars in Pakistan is FERN. The partnership with Tesla will undoubtedly help FERN reach greater milestones in the global automobile industry.