Robot info

Builder info

Robot:

Whiplash

Builder:

Jeff Vasquez

Type:

Articulated Lifter / Vertical Disc Spinner

Job:

Senior Engineering Technician at Meggitt Airframe Systems

Team:

Fast Electric Robots

Jeff Vasquez (Team Captain), Matthew Vasquez (CAD Designer, Builder, Driver), Jason Vasquez (Co-designer, Builder, Auxiliary Driver), Debbie Vasquez (Team Manager)

Years competing:

19 Years

Hometown:

Thousand Oaks, CA

Favorite tool:

MIG Welder

Favorite robot:

Iron Giant

Interesting fact:
We design, build and operate robots for TV shows like CBS’s ‘The Big Bang Theory’, Nickelodeon’s ‘Zoey 101’, Disney XD’s ‘Lab Rats’, and Spike TV’s ‘1000 Ways to Die’. One of our more recent projects was this BattleBots inspired Rocket Mortgage Commercial.

Stat history

Stats
Career
2019
2018
Total matches1367
Win percentage69%67%71%
Total wins945
Losses422
Knockouts624
KO percentage46%33%57%
Average knockout time107 s103 s110 s
Knockouts against312
KO against percentage23%17%29%
Judges decision wins321

Match history

Season
Round
Matchup
Results
2019Episode 2Minotaur vs WhiplashWhiplash by JD
2019Episode 5SOW vs WhiplashWhiplash by KO 1m46s
2019Episode 9Whiplash vs Witch DoctorWitch Doctor by JD
2019Episode 12Texas Twister vs WhiplashWhiplash by KO 1m39s
2019Episode 15Whiplash vs HUGEWhiplash by JD
2019Episode 16Tombstone vs WhiplashTombstone by KO 1m40s
2018Day 2 Session 1Whiplash vs HypothermiaWhiplash by KO 1m27s
2018Day 4 Session 1Whiplash vs Mecha RampageWhiplash by KO 52s
2018Day 6 Session 2Tombstone vs WhiplashTombstone by KO 1m14s
2018Day 8 Session 1Warhead vs WhiplashWhiplash by KO 2m4s
2018Sweet 16 2018Yeti vs WhiplashWhiplash by JD
2018Quarter Finals 2018Bronco vs WhiplashWhiplash by KO 2m57s
2018Semi Finals 2018Whiplash vs Bite ForceBite Force by KO 1m29s
2016Qualifiers Session 2Whiplash vs Warrior DragonWarrior Dragon by JD
2016Sunday ExhibitionWhiplash vs The Disk o' Inferno vs RotatorRotator by JD