Come Watch the Action


Show up and watch nearly 100 teams compete over four days that will push each car (and team) to the limits! Thursday & Friday teams face off for Sales, Design, Cost, and Tech Inspection. Racing action takes place on Saturday and Sunday, Apr 11 and 12.

Come To Volunteer


The best seat in the house is always right amid the action. Come enjoy everything the competition has to over by helping the teams directly. Plus, volunteers get free meals and other benefits. Ready to signup? Find out more here.

Come To Compete


Is your team competing at BajaSAE Auburn 2015? Learn all about our premier BajaSAE Competition Site and what's in store for you here. Registration is only open to SAE Collegiate Design Teams sponsored by a university, and registration is sold-out!

Baja SAE Auburn 2015 - At A Glance:


Thursday, Apr 9


  • Early Registration
  • Early Engine Tech
  • Sales Presentation* (*on AU Campus)

Friday, Apr 10


  • Engine Tech
  • Tech Inspection
  • Design Judging


Saturday, Apr 11


  • Acceleration Event
  • Hill Climb Event
  • Maneuverability Event
  • Suspension Event

Sunday, Apr 12


  • Endurance Race
  • Awards Picnic



Competition Location:


National Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT)
1600 Lee County Road 151
Opelika, AL 36804


Latest Competition News


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    Sales Presentation Schedule Now Available

    Teams, please grab the Sales Presentation Schedule to find out when you should be where!  Teams with early Sales Presentation times are advised to proceed directly to the AU Campus rather than to the NCAT site.  Please see the Maps page for further directions and maps between the sites.

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    Design Evaluation Schedule Now Available

    The Design Evaluation Event Schedule is now available!  Find your timeslot on the Design Evaluation Schedule.

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    New Maps & Info for Competitors & Spectators Posted!

    Click the banner blocks at the top of this page to see new information for Spectators, Volunteers, and Teams!

    Also, check out the Maps page for the most recent versions of the Site Map (and directions to NCAT and to Campus for the Sales Presentation event)

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    Welcome Letter Posted

    Welcome Teams!  Learn about what you can expect at competition from the latest Welcome Letter.  Click here to Read the Welcome Letter now.