Event Updates

2024 Event Updates
Event Update No. 2024-8 (May 29, 2024)
Rescinding Event Update 2024-5 for oral presentations and reverting to video oral team presentations.
Event Update No. 2024-7 (April 26, 2024)
Recommendations to help your team prepare for the 2024 Solar Car Challenge.
Event Update No. 2024-6 (March 11, 2024)
Information on policies & procedures for a Closed Track Race, Scrutineering for the 2024 Race, Team Profiles Page, Team Registration Status Page, Team Oral Presentation Guidelines, and Spectators.
Event Update No. 2024-5 (February 26, 2024)
Information on oral presentation, rules clarification for 5.4.3(f) regarding lithium-based batteries, use of the Solar Car Challenge logo, attire, the new health care fee, banquets, extra person fee, and publicity for your team.
Event Update No. 2024-4 (February 14, 2024)
Information on how to acquire insurance for solar cars.
Event Update No. 2024-3 (January 31, 2024)
Information on significant dates in the 2024 Solar Car Challenge, clarification of Rule 3.8, team scrapbook guidelines, liability insurance, and what must be included in the March 1st registration packet.
Event Update No. 2024-2 (November 7, 2023)
Information on race dates, race fees, and insurance.
Event Update No. 2024-1 (September 9, 2023)
Information on rules updates, race start time, and heat stress protocols.

2023 Event Updates
Event Update No. 2023-7 (June 11, 2023)
Information on liability insurance, items required at check-in, items provided by the Solar Car Challenge, and other details.
Event Update No. 2023-6 (March 10, 2023)
Information on lodging arrangements, the need for an email for team captains, trailers, and race strategy & weather.
Event Update No. 2023-5 (February 19, 2023)
Information on liability insurance, clarifying Rule 5.4.3(d), and the checklist for Official Race Registration.
Event Update No. 2023-4 (February 13, 2023)
Information on important race dates, scrapbook and video presentation guidelines.
Event Update No. 2023-3 (January 30, 2023)
Information on the race route, EarthX display, welding workshop, and clarifying Rule 3.8.
Event Update No. 2023-2 (December 15, 2022)
Information on drivers for Cruiser Division cars, internships, and the January workshop.
Event Update No. 2023-1 (December 2, 2022)
Information on the upcoming cross-country race, filing Intent to Race, internships, January workshop, racing fee, and Rule 3.8.