UT Solar Vehicle Team Competes in the Formula Sun Grand Prix

The University of Texas at Austin Solar Vehicles Team (UTSVT) raced its newest solar car, the TexSun, at the Formula Sun Grand Prix, June 24-29, 2013 at the Circuit of The Americas complex.

“The Formula Sun Grand Prix challenges students to address areas of energy management, aerodynamics, fabrication and high-tech materials,” said Edgar Farrera, Circuit of The Americas’ director of sustainability. “We hope students’ involvement in this challenge inspires them to seek careers in these critical fields of study.”