Walnut Solar Car

Walnut Valley Unified School District
Walnut, California
Carmen J. Gutierrez, Team Advisor

Team Data
Team Captains Michael Shum
Joseph Lin
Team Members Alan Cheng
Caroline Jia
Cindy Mo
Connie Hsu
Crystal Wang
Joseph Maa
Michael Too
Mignon Huang
Robert Wu
Ryan Cheng
Sebastian Lin
Timothy Tran
Wesley Lin
Frank Huang
Leslie Chiang
Ben Cheng
David Cao
Lawrence Wu
Justin Wu
Vehicle Name The Blue Turtle

Vehicle Data
Vehicle Length 4.95 m
Vehicle Width 1.80 m
Vehicle Height 1.50 m
Vehicle Weight
(without driver)
320 kg
Batteries Six Optima Batteries
11.8 kg, 38 Ah per battery
Solar Cells Cell Manufacturer: SunPower A-300
Number of cells: 500 cells
Length: 5.0 m
Width: 1.8 m
Efficiency: 21.5%
Overall size: 8.6 m²
Brakes Type 1: Disc Brakes [front]
Type 2: Disc Brakes [rear]
Motor Mars ME0709
18 hp peak, 8 hp continuous