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Solar Car Team- Return to the World Solar Challenge

Raised toward our $10,000 Goal
72 Donors
Project has ended
Project ended on May 10, at 09:00 PM CDT
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Thank You and Project Update

May 18, 2017

Thank you to everyone that supported our project!

Competing in international competitions is financially strenuous for student design teams. Such that our team and our university didn't feel comfortable allocating a large portion of our budget into one competition. That being said, we will not be competing in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge this year. Your contributions, despite this decision, will support our endeavors in domestic competitions for years to come.

Moving forward, the team will be competing in the 2017 Formula Sun Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. Please follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep up with the team as we look to bring home a top finish with our successful 2016 car Solar Miner. Our newest solar car will be unveiled this October, during Homecoming here at S&T.

Thank you for helping us drive the future!

Our way
of Thanking You


Solar Car Stickers

Choice of a Solar Car Team logo sticker or a vinyl profile of the new solar car.

4 of 100 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: May 2017


Solar Car Team Photo

Photo of Solar Miner, 4th place finisher in latest ASC, signed by the members of the race crew. Option of Solar Team Sticker

10 of 50 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: May 2017


Solar Car Poster

Poster of Solar Miner

6 of 25 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: June 2017


Solar Car Shirt

Same style Tee shirt as worn by members of Solar Car Team throughout the year.

18 of 50 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: June 2017


Solar Car Anniversary Hardback

A collection of Solar Car history from the beginning of the UMR career until now.

1 of 75 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: November 2017


Day with Solar Car Team

Come visit us and see how our newest project is coming along. Meet members of the 2016 ASC race team and the members who will travel to Australia for 2017 BWSC.

3 of 20 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: May 2017


The Whole Package

Your name will appear on the side of our new solar car which will be displayed around the country and across the world. Also, come see us at work on our future car and shake hands with our members.

0 of 20 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: May 2017