Your request has been sent. You should be hearing from a site administrator shortly.
HPVC Committee Page
Students (Career Development)
Aerospace & Defense
Mechanical Engineering Student
Post questions about the rules and event here:
Information about the ASME E-Fest can be found here:
The rules for this event are titled "HPVC India 2017" and can be downloaded here:
Registration will only be open to teams that score the highest in the Qualification event.
Starting this year, student registration for the Human Powered Vehicle Challenge (HPVC) will include full access to the numerous activities of the ASME E-Fest, which the HPVC is now a part of. These three-day, two-night regional events will include a number of activities built around design, advanced manufacturing and robotics technologies, including a number of different ASME competitions, hackathons, fire-side chats with practicing engineers, social activities, and entertainment. Registration fees will also include all meals for participants over the course of the event.
The registration fees have not been set yet by the host.
HPVC Vehicle Registration
Regular Registration 8,000 INR
Early Bird 1,200 INR through January 31, 2017
Regular / on-site 1,500 INR after February 1, 2017
Registration must be completed through an online submission. This link will be posted by the opening date.
ASME membership will not be required for anyone to register for the HPVC or E-Fest.
September 8, 2016 Qualification Submission Opens
October 21, 2016 at 11:59pm EST Qualification Submission Deadline
November 18, 2016 Qualification Results Announced
December 6, 2016 Registration Opens to Accepted Teams from Qualification event
December 13, 2016 at 11:59PM EST Vehicle Registration Closes EXTENDED
December 14, 2016 Design and Innovation Report Submission Opens EXTENDED
January 20, 2017 at 11:59pm EST Design and Innovation Report Submission Deadline
February 24, 2017 at 11:59pm EST Safety Exemption Form Due by Email
February 24, 2017 at 11:59pm EST Individual Ride Log Due Online
March 3, 2017 Competition begins
Qualification proposals must be submitted by every team that wishes to compete in the HPVC in India. Not all teams will be selected to compete.
Fee: There is no fee to participate in the Qualification event this year.
Proposals can be submitted here before the deadline:
Details about the Qualification event can be found in the "2017 Rules India" posted here:
Vehicle numbers have been assigned by the judging team and are posted here:
Download pdf file
Design and Innovation reports are to be submitted before the posted deadline via an online submission using this link:
Individual ride logs must be submitted before the posted deadline via an online submission using this link:
All team members must submit a ride log in order to be eligible to ride the vehicle at the competition.
The Venue Specific Challenge will be:
Parcel Pickup and Delivery
The details of this challenge are provided in the rules. You can download them here:
"Rules 2017 India"
The speed event will be a Drag Race.
The Course Maps for HPVC Asia Pacific 2017 can be downloaded below:
The Presentation Schedule for HPVC Asia Pacific 2017 can be downloaded below:
The Event Schedule for HPVC Asia Pacific 2017 can be downloaded below:
Participants are responsible for arranging and funding their own travel and lodging. Please be sure to arrange for your trips in advance - the event begins ON TIME.
Travel information will be posted on the E-Fest Asia Pacific website here:
Location information will be posted on the E-Fest Asia Pacific website here:
"With its unmatchable knowledge bank, ASME means
buoyancy in the evolving world of engineering."
— Michael Ekekwe, ASME Member since 2010
Receive exclusive resources and a free ME Magazine subscription,
discounts on training, conferences & publications, and join thousands of dedicated engineers.
More about ASME - The AmericanSociety of Mechanical Engineers