Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2019

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Building SolarCars at the Bochum University of Applied Sciences

Moving towards a greener future thanks to solar energy

The Bochum SolarCar Project serves as the main representative of its university ever since being initiated by Prof. Friedbert Pautzke at the beginning of the century. It's primary objective aims at competing in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge, a biennial race in Australia created exclusively for solar powered vehicles. Entrant vehicles from Bochum have regularly been among the most prominent innovations at the challenge for years, thanks to a long-term approach of problem based learning. Over time the project was awarded additional prizes and honorary accolades. In 2012, the SolarWorld GT covered a distance of almost 30,000 km around the world, securing itself and its team a permanent spot at Guinness World Records. In 2015 the project was awarded the German Solar Prize.

Ein Wiedersehen in Down Under

Nach 5000 km endlich vereint
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Auf dem Weg nach Darwin

Das Vorabteam berichtet aus dem Outback
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Die ersten Eindrücke aus Australien

Zehn Tage für das Vorabteam in Sydney
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Bereit für Australien

Mehrere Wochenenden im August wurden genutzt, um mit dem gesamten Team den Rennalltag in Australien einzustudieren.
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