AVR Motorsports is run by Shane Viccary, and Sam Ashtiani. They are both recent graduates of UOIT.
The lead driver for AVR, Shane has a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Technology and recently completed a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Automotive Engineering – Graduating April 2010. He was most recently the Project leader and department leader for UOIT Motorsports Formula SAE F2010 car.
Sam graduated with Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) – Automotive Engineering in 2010, when he co-founded AVRMotorsports. Sam was the UOIT Motorsports Formula SAE team ‘s Manager during his graduating year and oversaw design and financial/marketing departments during his four years of involvement. Sam was part of the driver lineup for the Formula SAE team competing at international competitions. Since, Sam has returned to UOIT for his Masters in Mechanical Engineering and works as a Design engineer in the automotive industry.