Resources

Useful Web Sites
Solid Edge Student Download
Siemens Solid Edge Student Edition allows teams to use a fully functional and professional 3D CAD program to draw/model the mechanical aspects of their solar car. Download a copy of the software at this web site.
How to Build a Solar Car
An in-depth look at how Northview High School in Covina, CA built their solar car.
Parts Contacts
Part of the above How to Build a Solar Car site. Lists where teams can purchase parts for their solar car.

Team Experiences & Reflections
Covenant Christian Academy Solar Car Team Album
The Power of Teamwork: Reflections of the 2017 Covenant Christian Academy Solar Car Team

Videos
Race Video: 2006 Dell-Winston School Solar Car Challenge
A documentary that chronicles the 2006 Dell-Winston School Solar Car Challenge, a closed-track race at the Texas Motor Speedway.
Race Video: 2003 Dell-Winston Solar Challenge
A documentary that chronicles the 2003 Dell-Winston Solar Challenge, a cross-country race from Round Rock, Texas to Cocoa, Florida.
Instructional Video: Solar Car Construction Techniques
How to build a solar car, as taught by Mark Westlake, Moderator of the Saint Thomas Academy Experimental Vehicle Team, Keith Reese, Advisor of the Houston Solar Race Team, and Lee Cabe, Advisor of the Newburgh Free Academy Solar Racing Team.

Instructional Materials
"Nature of the Competition" Pamphlet
A description of the Solar Car Challenge and a planning calendar for building vehicles in preparation for the 2017 event.
Rule Booklets
Race Booklets
Curriculum Guidelines