At Code Automotive we understand that motorsport is getting more competitive all the time, which is why we endeavour to provide bespoke solutions of the highest quality for motorsport engineering in Northamptonshire and the UK. Our services are innovative, practical, and cost-effective. Speed is crucial in motorsport, and we pride ourselves on our efficiency and short lead times. Our motorsport services include:

Complete race car design, development and test programmes

Chassis / suspension design and development

• Design using 3D CAD, FEA & simulation
• Component & system design
• Geometry analysis
• Damper development

Chassis and suspension rig testing

• Torsional stiffness
• Corner compliance
• Contact patch migration
• K&C test

Roll cage design

• Stiffness vs weight optimisation using rig test & FEA
• Physical testing
• Approval with FIA, MSA or other local ASN
• Manufacture

Engine and transmission installation in new and existing vehicles

Aerodynamic development

• Wind tunnel testing (30% & full scale)
• Track testing

Electronic system integration – From specification of complete electronics packages to simply changing an ECU or data logger

• Data acquisition
• Instrumentation and sensors
• Power management
• Wiring looms

Race engineering

• Experienced and extremely successful race engineer
• Specialise in closed-wheel engineering
• Data analysis and track support

Reverse engineering

Motorsport engineers in Northamptonshire

Success on the track relies on two key elements: the driver and the vehicle, which is why we also have a strong focus on driver development. We can work with the driver, using objective data analysis and a deep understanding of human factors to assist them in developing their ability and extract the maximum potential from both the vehicle and themselves.