Rubbish Racers

A new challenge for Westholme’s engineers!

At the start of the Spring term Westholme’s budding engineers were hard at work recycling waste to build a rubbish racer.

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These were to be made from things that would normally be thrown away. They had to be designed to travel as far and as straight as possible when rolled down a large ramp.

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The vehicle to travel the furthest was “Voyager3” constructed by Year 9 student Hasna Ghafoor. This covered 6.33m with very little deviation from straight ahead.

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