Main Sponsors

GKN is a global engineering business. Every time you travel by road or air almost anywhere in the world it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for original equipment manufacturers around the world.

The Students’ Union is here to give you opportunities, build your community and represent your voice during your time at university. You are a member of a 30,000 strong organisation and we support and engage with all of you across all campuses, courses and backgrounds.

Best in class product development software applications, delivered on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, enabling 3D Design, Engineering, 3D CAD, Modeling, Simulation, Data Management and Process Management.

We are a family run motorcycle parts and accessory, limited company, that was established in 2007 with 20 years past motorcycle experience. We originally set up specialising in used off road motor cycle spares but due to business growth are now able to offer both new and used spares for road and off road bikes.

Title Sponsors

Team Sponsors

Since 1991 our dedicated print team in Bristol have been perfecting the art of screen printing & embroidery, providing the UK with great products and customer service. With our specialist knowledge, automated & manual print machines, and hard graft we can produce high quality products at competitive prices.

UWE Bristol is a University Alliance university with a common mission to make the difference to our cities and regions. We use our experience of providing high quality teaching and research with real world impact to shape higher education and research policy for the benefit of our students and business and civic partners. 

Renishaw is one of the world's leading engineering and scientific technology companies, with expertise in precision measurement and healthcare.

UWE Bristol is a University Alliance university with a common mission to make the difference to our cities and regions. We use our experience of providing high quality teaching and research with real world impact to shape higher education and research policy for the benefit of our students and business and civic partners. 

Here is a list of our fantastic sponsors for the 2018 Formula Student. ​​To find out more about how to get involved, please download our partnership PDF. 

HiETA Technologies Ltd specialize in thermal management and light-weighting, exploiting additive manufacturing (AM) as a production and customization process.

Tollgate Hire started renting cars in Bristol over 40 years ago and now have well over one hundred vehicles from small cars to 18 ton trucks. Still managed and run by the same family, we believe in the good old fashion values of customer care and service. No automated phone systems, just human beings that live local and have all the information you will require when you call.

Formally known as AMPEP, Aerospace – Clevedon, is situation in Clevedon, North Somerset, England. The business was established in 1963, and became a SKF subsidiary in 1988. The company specialises in the design and manufacture of high technology self-lubricated plain bearings for aerospace and industrial applications.

Avon has been making high quality tyres since 1904, tyres that fit all sorts of cars and motorbikes, vans and trailers. And over the years Avon has not only proved itself on the road but also on the racetracks of the world, on two wheels as well as four.

Using precision welding techniques and materials sourced around the world in order to achieve authentic representation of classic car chassis and modern, lightweight MSA & FIA approved roll bars and cages.

2018 Partners

Starting in the earliest days of powered flight, Aerospace Bristol will whisk you away on an immersive journey through more than a century of incredible aviation achievements and fascinating tales of human endeavour.

HEL Performance offers a full range of stainless steel brake line kits for both the automotive and motorcycle industries. All mainline stainless steel brake line fittings are machined in house on our own Star Sliding Head CNC machines - The only performance brake hose company in the UK that does this.