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FÉLIX LAMY MEETS PRESS AT MONTRÉAL AUTO SHOW

INFINITI gave attendees of the 2017 Montreal International Auto Show (MIAS) press day a uniquely Canadian glimpse into its involvement with the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team.

The Canadian winner of the 2016 INFINITI Engineering Academy, Félix Lamy, returned to home soil from his engineering placement in the UK with INFINITI and the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team, to attend MIAS on January 19th. Félix, who hails from Gatineau, Quebec, is playing a key role during his placement in exploring crossover opportunities and the sharing of technology between INFINITI road cars and Renault Sport Formula One™ Team projects. Félix, with his fellow Academy engineers, has been meeting monthly to share the freshest thinking and brightest ideas between the production vehicle and motorsport industries.

INFINITI brings two key elements to the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team: expertise in the Energy Recovery Systems (ERS) through its Performance Hybrid technology, and an international diversity of top engineering talent, via the INFINITI Engineering Academy. “It was an honour to be chosen as the first Canadian winner of the INFINITI Engineering Academy, and I still have this surreal feeling two months into this dream-come-true-placement,” said Lamy. “INFINITI is doing something exceptional through its Engineering Academy. I’m at the forefront of automotive and motorsport engineering, and it’s been incredible learning about how the two worlds intersect.”

 

FÉLIX LAMY MEETS PRESS AT MONTRÉAL AUTO SHOW

INFINITI gave attendees of the 2017 Montreal International Auto Show (MIAS) press day a uniquely Canadian glimpse into its involvement with the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team.

The Canadian winner of the 2016 INFINITI Engineering Academy, Félix Lamy, returned to home soil from his engineering placement in the UK with INFINITI and the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team, to attend MIAS on January 19th. Félix, who hails from Gatineau, Quebec, is playing a key role during his placement in exploring crossover opportunities and the sharing of technology between INFINITI road cars and Renault Sport Formula One™ Team projects. Félix, with his fellow Academy engineers, has been meeting monthly to share the freshest thinking and brightest ideas between the production vehicle and motorsport industries.

INFINITI brings two key elements to the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team: expertise in the Energy Recovery Systems (ERS) through its Performance Hybrid technology, and an international diversity of top engineering talent, via the INFINITI Engineering Academy. “It was an honour to be chosen as the first Canadian winner of the INFINITI Engineering Academy, and I still have this surreal feeling two months into this dream-come-true-placement,” said Lamy. “INFINITI is doing something exceptional through its Engineering Academy. I’m at the forefront of automotive and motorsport engineering, and it’s been incredible learning about how the two worlds intersect.”

 

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Keywords: Promoted, Jaden Partridge

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Jaden Partridge at the Australian GP

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Apply now for the 2017 INFINITI Engineering Academy, for your chance to secure the ultimate work-placement with INFINITI and the Renault Sport Formula One Team.  

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Keywords: Promoted

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Keywords: Promoted, Jaden Partridge

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Performance Engineer Challenge with Nico Hülkenberg

As part of the INFINITI Engineering Academy placement, the Academy Engineers (IAE’s) have been set a series of challenges to undertake. The first two challenges, the Simulator and Hybrid challenges saw European winner Riccardo Manfredini and Asia-Oceania winner Jaden Partridge excel and pro...

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Keywords: , Infiniti Q50, Promoted, Felix Lamy, Alexandros Palaiologos, Riccardo Manfredini, Jaden Partridge

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Keywords: Promoted, Felix Lamy, Alexandros Palaiologos, Riccardo Manfredini, Jaden Partridge

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Keywords: Promoted

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