90 mph solar race car from MIT

mit solar racer

It’s their entry in the World Solar Challenge, a seven-day, 2,000-mile race in Australia.

The MIT team believes that the breakthroughs they’ve made this year in their solar race car could easily be adapted to hybrid and electric cars to boost their efficiency.


  1. That’s an impressive top speed, for sure. Still, if we accepted lower speeds there would be less fatalities and lighter designs would be acceptable re safety.

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