2024 Solar Car Challenge
Texas Motor Speedway

Calendar
Day Time Event Location
September 1, 2023 Intent to Race Filing Starts  
Saturday
September 9, 2023
9:00a-3:30p Teams Workshop
How to build a team / Importance of Rules / Plans for the 2024 Solar Car Challenge / Mini-courses on Electrical & Mechanical Engineering
DFW Marriott & Golf Club
Saturday-Sunday
November 4-5, 2023
Skills Workshop
Welding, Solar Car Construction, Solar Car Array, Telemetry, Soldering, etc.
Topics postponed to Specialty Workshop
Friday-Sunday
January 26-28, 2024
Specialty Workshop
A two-day workshop designed to provide a more detailed survey of Electrical & Mechanical Engineering for solar cars, Battery Technology, Aerodynamics, and Race Rules.
The Paddock
DFW Marriott & Golf Club
January 31, 2024 Intent to Race Filing Deadline  
March 1, 2024 Deadline to file Official Registration Documents and Fees  
June 15, 2024 Deadline for Submitting Liability Insurance (marks@solarcarchallenge.org)  
June 15, 2024 Deadline for Submitting Digital Copy of Team Scrapbook (scrapbook@solarcarchallenge.org)  
Monday
July 8, 2024
5:00p Interns Arrive & Check-In DFW Marriott & Golf Club
Wednesday
July 10, 2024
9:00a-3:00p Judges Training DFW Marriott & Golf Club
1:00p-5:00p Team Check-in DFW Marriott & Golf Club
7:00p All Teams Meeting DFW Marriott & Golf Club
7:45p Drivers Meeting DFW Marriott & Golf Club
Thursday
July 11, 2024
8:00a-6:00p Scrutineering Session 1 Texas Motor Speedway
7:30p Opening Banquet DFW Marriott & Golf Club
Friday
July 12, 2024
8:00a-6:00p Scrutineering Session 2 Texas Motor Speedway
10:00a-12:00p Media Morning Texas Motor Speedway
Saturday
July 13, 2024
8:00a-6:00p Scrutineering Session 3 Texas Motor Speedway
Sunday
July 14, 2024
  Race Day 1 Texas Motor Speedway
Monday
July 15, 2024
  Race Day 2 Texas Motor Speedway
Tuesday
July 16, 2024
  Race Day 3 Texas Motor Speedway
Wednesday
July 17, 2024
  Race Day 4 Texas Motor Speedway
7:30p Awards Banquet DFW Marriott & Golf Club