World Solar Challenge: Team 77

77  University of Toronto / Blue Sky (Horizon)

The Blue Sky Solar Racing team from the University of Toronto came 8th in the Challenger class in the 2013 World Solar Challenge. This year, they are racing their 8th generation vehicle, Horizon (photo above by Roberta Baker). As with many teams, they have switched to a (probably faster) asymmetrical design. Their car also has lighter batteries and improved safety systems. They are running an Indiegogo campaign to raise funds for transporting the car to the race in Australia. Good luck, team 77!

For up-to-date lists of all World Solar Challenge 2015 teams, see:

Advertisements

5 thoughts on “World Solar Challenge: Team 77

  1. Pingback: World Solar Challenge: The Countries | Scientific Gems

  2. Pingback: World Solar Challenge: The Challengers | Scientific Gems

  3. Pingback: World Solar Challenge: The Designs | Scientific Gems

  4. Pingback: WSC: University of Toronto / Blue Sky in the news | Scientific Gems

  5. Pingback: World Solar Challenge: the “top 100” | Scientific Gems

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s