Students in the course Introduction to Auto Competition Mechanics have had the privilege to visit the manufacturer of rims for racing vehicles BRAID, located in the town of Igualada, Barcelona.
Ricard Duran, brand engineer, explained the technical details of a rims and its manufacturing process. Furthermore, Ricard has also made an explanation providing information on new materials currently being used in their manufacture.
During the visit, the students has also had the opportunity to attend the test laboratory, where they perform the respective tests for the homologation of the rims.
Thanks to this visit, the students were able to see firsthand the process that is done to get the rims they produce.