Dawn of Abu Dhabi Solar Challenge Day 2

Day 2 of the 2015 Abu Dhabi Solar Challenge will begin in 4.5 hours, at 10:00 local time. Live tracking allows fans from across the world to follow the race. The map below shows where the various teams hail from.

Days 2 and 3 of the event will start and finish at the Shams concentrating solar power station (photo below by Masdar, the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company). The route will pass Madinat Zayed, Liwa Oasis, and Hameem (map here).

The weather is predicted to be sunny today, but clouding over tomorrow. The video below (from solarracing.org) shows the start of racing yesterday. See also this local news report.

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