2017 Solar Car Challenge
Texas Motor Speedway

Calendar
Day Time Event Location
September 1, 2016 Intent to Race Filing Starts  
Saturday
September 10, 2016
New Teams Workshop
Organizing your solar car team and mini-courses in engineering
DFW Marriott & Golf Club
Saturday
October 15, 2016
Sources Workshop
Fundraising and where to find parts for your solar car
DFW Marriott & Golf Club
Friday-Sunday
November 4-6, 2016
AAA NASCAR 500
Solar car display and pace vehicles for AAA NASCAR 500
Texas Motor Speedway
Saturday-Sunday
January 14-15, 2017
Specialty Workshop DFW Marriott & Golf Club
February 1, 2017 Intent to Race Filing Deadline  
March 1, 2017 Registration Filing Deadline  
Friday-Sunday
April 21-23, 2017
Earth Day Texas Fair Park, Dallas, Texas
Thursday
July 13, 2017
5:00p Intern Program Begins DFW Marriott & Golf Club
Saturday
July 15, 2017
10:00a Judges Training Session DFW Marriott & Golf Club
1:00-7:00p Team Check-in DFW Marriott & Golf Club
8:00p All Team Meeting Ballroom, DFW Marriott
Sunday
July 16, 2017
  Scrutineering Texas Motor Speedway
Monday
July 17, 2017
  Scrutineering Texas Motor Speedway
7:30p Opening Banquet DFW Marriott & Golf Club
Tuesday
July 18, 2017
  Scrutineering
Media Day
Pre-Event Competitions
 
Wednesday
July 19, 2017
  Race Day 1 Texas Motor Speedway
Thursday
July 20, 2017
  Race Day 2 Texas Motor Speedway
Friday
July 21, 2017
  Race Day 3 Texas Motor Speedway
Saturday
July 22, 2017
  Race Day 4 Texas Motor Speedway
7:30p Awards Banquet DFW Marriott & Golf Club
Saturday
September 9, 2017
New Teams Workshop
Organizing your solar car team and mini-courses in engineering
DFW Marriott & Golf Club