Duration: 4-month programme for students 11-19 years. January – May 2024

Activities: A programme of kart building workshops will be delivered once a week for 12 weeks, leading up to 2 x test days and the race final in mid-May

Who Can Apply: Schools, Colleges and Youth Clubs in target locations.

Locations: Greater Manchester, London, and Birmingham

Learning: Materials include training webinars, build manual & lesson plans

Cost: £5k per team + teams must raise an additional £5k through sponsorship 

NB. Team places limited to 20. Will be awarded on a first come, first served basis. Contact us to register your interest

Through being hands on, team members will develop a basic understanding of electric vehicles, practical engineering and problem-solving skills that are needed to deliver continuous performance improvement. Young people will also learn how to collect and analyse data using their smartphones, as budgeting and social media marketing.


Teams also get the opportunity to work alongside companies innovating in this space. Each team gets to work with a nominated business partner to ensure real-world knowledge/skills transfer, career understanding and contribute to the end of project celebration event. Teams are also required to engage their local community to raise sponsorship.


ProtoEV track events are run under a Motor Sports Association (MSA) permit, comply with all health and safety regulations, and are fully insured with Personal Accident and Public Liability insurance.  Our partners include sport for development charity, Sported which has 3000+ member organisations throughout the UK.


To get your young people motoring, contact us today by emailing