Chinese winner announced as Yifei Liao
Yifei Liao was announced as the Chinese winner of the 2017 INFINITI Engineering Academy, during the Finals event held in Beijing in June. Yifei is currently 22 years old and is set to graduate from Tongii University this summer with a degree in Mechanical Design Manufacturing. Yifei will join six other global winners from around the world on a once in a lifetime, year-long placement working ...
Mexican Winner 2017 - José Pablo Avalos
The INFINITI Engineering Academy began its search for the seven best Engineering students across the world. José Pablo Avalos was selected as the 2017 winner for Mexico. Here is what he has to say about the experience and shares his excitement for his future.
Mexican Winner 2017 - José Pablo Avalos29/06/17
Mexican winner announced as José Pablo Avalos
José Pablo Avalos, an engineering student from the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Mexico, winner of the 2017 INFINITI Engineering Academy. José wins an opportunity of a lifetime with INFINITI and Renault Sport Formula OneTM Team. Selected from thousands of entries and having an edge over the nine other finalists from around the country, the ...
INFINITI Hunt Canada
Matthew Crossan was selected as the first winner of the 2017 INFINITI Engineering Academy. The finalists undertook a variety of challenges over their two days of the Final. Matthew will begin his placement in the UK in October, working with both INFINITI and Renault Sport Formula One Team.
INFINITI Hunt Canada17/06/17
Canada Winner 2017 - Matthew Crossan
The INFINITI Engineering Academy began its search for the seven best Engineering students across the world. Matthew Crossan was selected as the Academy first 2017 winner for Canada. Here is what he has to say about the experience and shares his excitement for his future.
Canada Winner 2017 - Matthew Crossan15/06/17
Canadian winner announced as Matthew Crossan
An engineering student from Canada has been awarded the career opportunity of a lifetime in Automotive and Formula One, as INFINITI announces Matthew Crossan as the Canadian winner of the 2017 INFINITI Engineering Academy. Having been selected from thousands of entries and beating nine other finalists from around the country in an action-packed event at Luciani INFINITI in Montreal...
INFINITI Engineering Academy - Most Popular Edition Ever
After an exhaustive global search for the freshest and brightest young engineering talent, the recruitment phase of the 2017 INFINITI Engineering Academy closes with another year-on-year leap in applications. Driven by the success of previous editions, the fourth running of this unique automotive-to-motorsport engineering recruitment program attracted some 12,020 registrations, a n...
INFINITI Engineering Academy Performance Engineer Challenge with Nico Hülkenberg
The final challenge for our two remaining INFINITI Academy Engineers! After two hard tests, our two finalists act as Performance Engineers to Nico Hülkenberg for the day. In their last attempt to win their place with the Renault Sport Formula One Team in Australia for the GP. Who will be our...
Keywords: Promoted, Riccardo Manfredini, Jaden Partridge
INFINITI Engineering Academy Performance Engineer Challenge with Nico Hülkenberg15/05/17
INFINITI Engineering Academy - Hybrid Challenge with Jolyon Palmer
Following on from Challenge One, our four INFINITI Academy Engineers once again attempted to win their place with the Renault Sport Formula One Team in Australian for the GP. Their second challenge was to work in teams of two to harvest the most energy from an INFINITI with Jolyon Palmer and Jack...
INFINITI Engineering Academy - Hybrid Challenge with Jolyon Palmer02/05/17
INFINITI Engineering Academy - Simulator Challenge with Nico Hülkenberg
Our INFINITI Academy Engineers tried to win a place on the @RenaultSportF1 Team for the Australian GP. First up, the Simulator Challenge with Nico Hülkenberg
INFINITI Engineering Academy - Simulator Challenge with Nico Hülkenberg27/04/17
Jaden Partridge at the Australian GP
Keywords: Promoted, Jaden Partridge
At the conclusion of the INFINITI Engineering Academy challenges, Asia-Oceania and Academy Engineer Jaden Partridge secured his place to be part of the Renault Sport Formula OneTM Team Race Team onsite at the Australian Grand Prix. Starting as race engineer for Nico Hülkenberg during the Simulator Challenge, Jaden then went on to compete against three of his fellow engineers in the Hybr...
Automotive & motorsport dream job on offer
Applications open today for the 2017 edition of the INFINITI Engineering Academy. Now in its fourth successive year, the Academy will once again offer seven engineering students an unparalleled opportunity to join a 12-month placement working on both automotive and Formula One™ technologies, thanks to the technical partnership and strong collaboration between INFINITI Motor Company and th...
Performance Engineer Challenge with Nico Hülkenberg
Keywords: Promoted, Jaden Partridge
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 progress to the third and final test. The final challenge for the two IAE’s was to act as Perf...
Hybrid Challenge with Jolyon Palmer and Jack Aitken
Keywords: , Infiniti Q50, Promoted, Felix Lamy, Alexandros Palaiologos, Riccardo Manfredini, Jaden Partridge
Following Felix Lamy, Riccardo Manfredini, Alexandros Palaiologos and Jaden Partridge’s success on the Simulator challenge, the four winners all progressed to the next challenge in the series. This trial was created to challenge their skills on the INFINITI Q50 Hybrid’s Energy Recovery System (ERS). The four INFINITI Academy Engineers were split into two teams. Each team was give...
Simulator Challenge with Nico Hülkenberg
Keywords: Promoted, Felix Lamy, Alexandros Palaiologos, Riccardo Manfredini, Jaden Partridge
The seven INFINITI Academy Engineers recently got their first high intensity taste of the incredible pressure to perform in Formula OneTM through a series of complex race and road car engineering challenges. The first of these challenges began in a high tech simulator with Nico Hülkenberg, Renault Sport Formula OneTM Team driver, at the wheel. Working with Nico and his Trackside engi...
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 att...
DREAM JOB WITH INFINITI & RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM AWAITS
Keywords: Media, Promoted
INFINITI announced yesterday the 2017 edition of the INFINITI Engineering Academy during a presentation at the Autosport International Show, with Tommaso Volpe, Director, INFINITI Global Motorsport and Cyril Abiteboul, Managing Director, Renault Sport Formula One™ Team. It will be the fourth successive year of this unique recruitment program, which provides a money-can’t-buy, lif...
Jaden Partridge Bio
Keywords: Media, , Promoted, Jaden Partridge
After becoming the first Australian winner of the Academy, Jaden will start work with the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team before carrying on his placement at INFINITI. He has spent time with his university's Formula SAE team and has gained invaluable experience during his three years there, as well as with the Australian Ford Series as a data engineer. Region: Asia-Oceania Name: Jaden Par...
Shihab Solaiman Bio
Keywords: Media, , Promoted, Shihab Solaiman
Shihab has been a lead member of the Solar Car Club since 2013, and has also spent time on designing and racing a hybrid-electric car for his university. He has a real passion for engineering and automotive technology. He is looking forward to gaining experience at both INFINITI and the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team. Region: UAE Name: Shihab Solaiman Age: 23 University: ...
Welcome to the Academy
The seven INFINITI Engineering Academy winners commenced their placements with both INFINITI and Renault Sport Formula One™ Team in November. They had a busy first few days of their placement, as they settled into life in the Academy.
Welcome to the Academy16/12/16
Xuezi (Sally) Li Bio
Keywords: Media, , Promoted, Xuezi Li
Sally took part in the INFINITI Engineering Academy Chinese Regional Final for the second year running. After winning the Regional Final this year, Sally is now keen to take advantage of the opportunity to work for both INFINITI and the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team. Region: China Name: Xuezi (Sally) Li Age: 23 University: Beijing Institute of Technology, China and Politecni...