Made it to Seminole! #2013solar #solarcarchallenge. Great job @tdavis350!! pic.twitter.com/wgI73PCUpmThe Shine Runners are on the road on their cross-country solar car race.
— Shine Runners (@TheShineRunners) July 24, 2013
You can follow the solar car team from Ben Barber Career Tech Academy on Twitter (@TheShineRunners) and Facebook as they embark on the eight day, 884 mile race from Texas to L.A. for the 20th Annual Solar Car Challenge.
The Shine Runners are among the 14 teams competing in the 2013 Solar Car Challenge.
Track the Shine Runners Solar Car during the race.
Check out the CBS Ch 11 coverage from Texas Motor Speedway as the solar car team prepares for the race - Mansfield Teens Set For Solar Car Race
The Solar Car Challenge was established in 1993 to help motivate students in science and engineering, and to increase alternative energy awareness. The Challenge teaches high school students around the world how to build roadworthy solar cars.
Media coverage from the road:
- Solar Powered Race Cars Make a Pit Stop in Breckenridge, Inspire Younger Spectators (KRBC-TV, Abilene)