Case Study

Gopher Motorsports Takes Force Measurement Optimization to the Track

The automotive industry, especially in high-performance vehicles, is extremely detail-oriented, in which minor optimizations can go miles to make a positive difference in quality, reliability, and safety. For this reason, high-accuracy force measurement plays a vital role in the testing and monitoring many aspects of a vehicle’s operation. For this reason, when Gopher Motorsports, a Formula SAE student group that designs and builds race cars at the University of Minnesota, needed a durable force measurement solution to optimize their car’s track performance, they turned to Interface and our partner, Minnesota Measurement Engineering Inc.