ANSYS Brings Advanced Simulation To GT Racing With Extended Ferrari Partnership

New agreement helps Ferrari motor past competition, leading to more victory laps

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 19, 2013 — (PRNewswire) —  With simulation in the driver's seat, Ferrari is boosting the endurance of its GT race cars with ANSYS' (NASDAQ: ANSS) advanced simulation technology. Equipped with this engineering solution to handle fast development timelines and strict industry regulations, Ferrari optimizes critical components of its race cars, like brake cooling systems and full-body aerodynamics, to better handle the unexpected turns of the GT racing world at top speeds.

ANSYS and Ferrari's shared core values and uncompromising commitment to excellence have driven the team to extend its legacy relationship beyond its Formula 1 roots, partnering in the GT division as well. Focused on the reliability and stamina of the vehicle, the GT series is considered one of the finest displays of engineering technology in the racing world. Thanks to this new agreement, ANSYS is also an official sponsor of Ferrari in the GT category of the World Endurance Championship. The team uses ANSYS computational fluid dynamics technology to reduce the overall drag of the race car as well as for optimizing its complex cooling systems. 

Without simulation to validate and optimize components of its race cars, Ferrari risks losing valuable aerodynamic advantages or even overheating brake systems, both of which can mean the difference between a victory and not even finishing a tough endurance race.

"Keeping up with a tight development timeline and remaining compliant with racing regulations would not be possible without the use of simulation," said Enrico Cardile, responsible for aerodynamics, thermal management and air conditioning at Ferrari. "We have enjoyed a very successful relationship with ANSYS over the past 15 years and we are happy that this will continue into the foreseeable future. ANSYS' commitment to advanced simulation is unrivaled in this industry and they continue to impress us on all counts."

"ANSYS prides itself in partnering with best-in-class organizations like Ferrari to demonstrate the value of simulation in competitive industries," said Gilles Eggenspieler, senior fluids product manager at ANSYS. "Whether an organization races cars or builds wind turbines, the fast-paced global market demands nothing short of excellence; and that is where the unparalleled breadth and depth of the ANSYS multiphysics portfolio translates into successful products."

About ANSYS, Inc.
ANSYS brings clarity and insight to customers' most complex design challenges through fast, accurate and reliable engineering simulation. Our technology enables organizations ― no matter their industry ― to predict with confidence that their products will thrive in the real world. Customers trust our software to help ensure product integrity and drive business success through innovation. Founded in 1970, ANSYS employs over 2,500 professionals, many of them expert in engineering fields such as finite element analysis, computational fluid dynamics, electronics and electromagnetics, and design optimization. Headquartered south of Pittsburgh, U.S.A., ANSYS has more than 70 strategic sales locations throughout the world with a network of channel partners in 40+ countries. Visit www.ansys.com for more information.

ANSYS also has a strong presence on the major social channels.  To join the simulation conversation, please visit: www.ansys.com/Social@ANSYS 

ANSYS and any and all ANSYS, Inc. brand, product, service and feature names, logos and slogans are registered trademarks or trademarks of ANSYS, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States or other countries. All other brand, product, service and feature names or trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

ANSS-C

CONTACT: 

Media

Tom Smithyman


724.514.3076


tom.smithyman@ansys.com


 
Investors

Annette Arribas


724.514.1782


annette.arribas@ansys.com

SOURCE ANSYS, Inc.

Contact:
ANSYS, Inc.
Ferrari
Web: http://www.ansys.com




Review Article Be the first to review this article
CST: Webinar November 9, 2017

Aldec

Featured Video
Editorial
Peggy AycinenaWhat Would Joe Do?
by Peggy Aycinena
DVCon Europe 2017: Munich and So much more
More Editorial  
Jobs
Senior Front-End RTL Design AE for EDA Careers at San Jose, CA
Technical Support Engineer EU/Germany/UK for EDA Careers at N/A, United Kingdom
Senior R&D Engineer...Timing Closure Specialist for EDA Careers at San Jose or Anywhere, CA
Upcoming Events
25th IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI-SoC 2017) at Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Island Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates - Oct 23 - 25, 2017
ARM TechCon 2017 at Santa Clara Convention Center Santa Clara CA - Oct 24 - 26, 2017
MIPI DevCon Bangalore 2017 at The Leela Palace Bengaluru India - Oct 27, 2017
MIPI DevCon Hsinchu City 2017 at Sheraton Hsinchu Hotel Taiwan - Oct 31, 2017
CST: Webinar series



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise