Belgian Solar team presents new solar car for World Solar Challenge

Agoria Solar Team

For a year, nineteen engineering students from KU Leuven worked on the development of their new solar car, the ‘Blue Point’. With this solar car they will participate from October 13 in the World Solar Challenge, the unofficial world championship for solar cars in Australia. The car is built around a 2.6 square meter solar […]

New-look Solar Team extremely ambitious: “Best Belgian solar car ever”

Solar Team Agoria

In October 2018, the Belgian Solar Team won the Carrera Solar Atacama, a solar car race in Chile. In preparation for the World Solar Challenge, the World Cup in Australia in October, the team proposed a new main sponsor. Agoria succeeds Punch Powertrain, which means that from now on the team will be called Agoria […]

Interview Chris Selwood: “Idea of 24 hour solar car race is absolutely inspiring”

Chris Selwood

During the entire iESC weekend, Chris Selwood will be present at Circuit Zolder. Chris is the Managing Director and driving force behind the famous World Solar Challenge. Our German colleague Matthias Wiemers was honoured to have a skype interview with the Australian. “For me it’s a dream that other solar car events are organized around the world”, Selwood explains. […]

iESC team presentation – Team Cambria (Colombia): ‘Beginning of a new era!’

All teams are currently preparing their participation at the 24 hours iLumen European Solar Challenge. During the next weeks, each team will be presented on the iESC website. Today we introduce you the Colombian Team Cambria. The team “The Cambria team is based at EAFIT University (Medellin) and it’s a spin off of previous WSC efforts”, […]

iESC team presentation – Solar Team Twente (Holland): “Results will be surprising”

Twente Solar Team

All teams are currently preparing their participation at the 24 hours iLumen European Solar Challenge. During the next weeks, each team will be presented on the iESC website. Today we introduce you the Dutch Solar Team Twente. The team “Current team members form the seventh Solar Team Twente”, communication manager Gearte Nynke Noteboom explains. “The team consists […]