This is the home of Torque Team, a robotics program based at King High School, located in Tampa, Florida.

Torque Team uses robotics and competition as the vehicle to inspire students to pursue their interests in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Currently, Team Torque participates in the FIRST Robotics Competition with the alias FRC Team 5283.



FIRST, which represents For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology, is an international organization that seeks to create a culture where science and technology are celebrated.


About Us

FRC Team 5283, Torque Team is nestled in the suburbs of Tampa, Florida. A young team with great spark, Torque Team is committed to inspiring its community to celebrate STEM.


The FIRST Robotics Competition teams work year round to extend their community outreach and develop their technical skill. As such, many FRC teams have a large budget to cover outreach activities, raw resources, event registration, and even team socials.

Torque Team heavily relies on corporate and personal donations to cover our many costs. As a Thank You, Torque Team offers perks and benefits to donors of all levels. You can see some of our largest donors on the right. 

Anyone can become a donor! Head over to our Sponsors section to learn more about our sponsorship levels and support Torque Team.