Event Updates

2018 Event Updates
Announcing the 2018 Solar Car Challenge Race Route (October 28, 2017)

2017 Event Updates
SCC Event Update 11: CLARIFICATIONS: Scrapbook - Food - Media - Drones - Logo (July 5, 2017)
Clarifications for hardcopy scrapbook, food allergies, media, drones, and use of the Solar Car Challenge logo.
SCC: Four Important Racing Documents (July 1, 2017)
Four extremely important documents for teams for the 2017 Solar Car Challenge. A must read!
SCC Event Update 10: Team Oral Presentation Guidelines (June 30, 2017)
The process and procedures for team oral presentations, including grading criteria.
Solar Team Registration Times (June 30, 2017)
Each team's official registration times for team check-in on Saturday.
What SCC Teams Bring to Team Check-In (June 28, 2017)
An invitation to an Ice Cream Social hosted by Liberty Christian Academy and a checklist of items to bring to team check-in.
SCC Clarification: Fire Extinguishers (June 9, 2017)
Rules clarification regarding fire extinguisher requirements for all teams.
SCC: Clarification for Electrical Disconnects (May 30, 2017)
Rules clarification for requiring push-pull disconnect switches.
Clarification for Electric Solar-Powered Vehicle Teams (May 18, 2017)
Rules clarification regarding daily tasks for teams in the Electric Solar-Powered Division.
Urgent Information Request for the Solar Car Challenge (May 13, 2017)
Required team information regarding radio frequencies.
Preliminary "Where-to-Be What-to-Do Document - 2017 Solar Car Challenge (May 12, 2017)
SCC Event Update 8: Banquet Arrangements (May 9, 2017)
Overflow logistics for opening and awards banquets.
SCC Event Update 7: Registration, Team Check-In, Awards Banquet, Scrutineering (March 20, 2017)
SCC Event Update 6: Release of Liability, Liability Insurance, Hotel Reservations (February 23, 2017)
SCC Event Update 5: Oral Presentation Clarification and Electrical Schematics (February 18, 2017)
Requirements and criteria for the team oral presentation and clarification for Electric-Solar Powered Car schematics.
Event Update 4: Race Registration March 1, 2017 (February 6, 2017)
Reminders for upcoming Race Registration deadline and information required.
Event Update No. 3: Spring Planning (January 23, 2017)
Links to Facebook pages, reminders for Team Check-In, Earth Day Texas, Registration, and Liability Insurance.
2nd Event Update - Solar Car Challenge (September 20, 2016)
A pamphlet describing the nature of the 2017 event, construction calendar, and announcement of a new Sources Workshop on October 15.
SCC Event Update - Calendar for the 2016-2017 Solar Car Challenge (August 25, 2016)

2016 Event Updates
SCC Event Update - Updated "Where-to-Be What-to-Do" Document (July 2, 2016)
Updated preliminary schedule of events for the 2016 Solar Car Challenge
SCC Event Updates: Hats, Media Afternoon, Shoes, ECCO Lights, TMS (July 1, 2016)
Reminders for various race related items, especially at the Texas Motor Speedway.
Solar Car Challenge Advisory: Team Check-In, Team Skills, Media Afternoon (June 26, 2016)
Reminders for items to bring to team check-in, recommendations for scrutineering preparation, and media afternoon information.
SCC Event Update - Scrutineering Booklet - Trailering Skills (June 20, 2016)
Requirements for teams to go through the scrutineering booklet and to demonstrate loading/unloading the solar car from their trailer.
SCC Event Update - Awards Banquet and Extra Guests (June 7, 2016)
An encouragement to teams to place orders for Awards Banquet tickets and cost for extra guests.
SCC Event Update - "Where-to-Be What-to-Do" Document (May 31, 2016)
Preliminary schedule of events for the 2016 Solar Car Challenge.
SCC Alert: Deadline for Liability Insurance Certificate (May 26, 2016)
Reminder to teams to submit solar car liability insurance certificate by June 1st.
SCC Liability Insurance Deadline - Reminder (May 23, 2016)
Reminder to teams to submit solar car liability insurance certificate by June 1st.
SCC Event Update - 2016 Protocol for Electric-Solar Powered Vehicles (May 20, 2016)
Rules interpretations and protocols for the Electric-Solar Powered Division on the 2016 race course.
Solar Car Challenge Construction Advisory (May 9, 2016)
An advisory on the use of fiberglass bodies for the purpose of crush zones.
SCC IMPORTANT Event Update - Items to Remember in May (May 3, 2016)
Important things to consider in the month of May, including submitting proof of liability insurance, registration packet updates, lights for chase vehicles, updating team photos, purchasing award banquet tickets, and special meetings after team check-in.
SCC Event Update - Liability Insurance - April 26
Reminder to submit liability insurance certificate by June 1st.
SCC Event Update - Media Day - Wednesday, July 13th (April 21, 2016)
Clarification and elaboration on the planned media day on Wednesday, July 13.
SCC Event Update - Race Course / Media Day (April 16, 2016)
The release of the preliminary 2016 race route, navigator workshop, and media day.
SCC Event Update - Race Lodging - April 12
A list of event hotels for the 2016 Solar Car Challenge. Teams are not required to stay at event hotels.
SCC Event Update - April 5 - Race Course and Release of Liability Forms
Updates on the race course, release of liability forms, vehicle liability insurance, and team check-in.
SCC Event Update - March 7th - Multiple Items
Various reminders in preparation for the upcoming event.
SCC Event Update - March 1st Registration Deadline (February 29, 2016)
Reminder to file registration documents by March 1st.
SCC Event Update - Registration March 1st (February 6, 2016)
Reminder to file registration documents by March 1st.
SCC Event Update - January 15, 2016 - Lodging Clarification
A request to teams not to reserve hotel rooms until March 1.
SCC Event Update - January 13, 2016 - Race Lodging
A list of official event hotels for the 2016 Solar Car Challenge for budgetary purposes.
SCC Event Update - January 7, 2016 - Part II
Notes on amending the final registration packet and link to official registration document.
SCC Event Update - January 7, 2016
Reminders to submit an Intent to Race form by January 31 and Final Report by March 1.