CalSol completes World Solar Challenge

A solar car engineered by UC Berkeley students successfully completed a transcontinental race across the Australian outback this weekend, despite obstacles posed by the environment and technological difficulties with the vehicle. J.D. Morris is the lead environment reporter.

CalSol to enter solar car in international race across Australia

Fueled solely by energy from the sun, a car engineered by UC Berkeley students will embark on a transcontinental sprint across the Australian outback next month. As part of the biennial World Solar Challenge, about 20 members of the campus solar car team CalSol will compete against teams from around
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