We beat every Oregon team record to make our best showing ever 4th place. We met many new friends especially from the Bahamas and Staten Island. Our awesome new friends from Staten Island NY were so much fun we will miss you! 182 teams set out to build a car this year 32 teams reported to the event. I am very proud of our team!
Last week we went on the very first multi-day trip I, Sam, planned as President of the team. We left Bend on Wednesday after school and drove to Hillsboro. (Thanks to Thomas Stueve for making us not have to walk, among the other infinite things you do for us. You are very appreciated by the …
Breakfast Wow!! We all went to a small coffee shop right on main street and enjoyed some great Cinnamon Rolls, Coffee and Tea. We are charged and ready to go off and tour SolarWorld. SolarWorld Wow what a facility. We got to see how they made 60 cells into one module. It was an amazing …
We as a team have a privilege to go tour two great companies. One of them being Solar World, and the other being Arcimoto. We hope to make as long of a connection as time will allow. Solar World is a solar cell and panel manufacturing company. Arcimoto is a company that creates energy efficient vehicles. Then after we have toured these fantastic companies we get to go and enjoy the awesome looks and designs of a car museum named World of Speed. So excited for this trip!!!
We are holding a presentation for the 8th Grade class at Trinity Lutheran School on Monday the 13th. We will also be holding an open shop sometime during the last week of June for anyone who is interested in joining the solar car team and wants to take a look around the shop. Exact date/s TBD
We just went on amazing tour of ISCO, a manufacturing and fabrication facility based in Bend. We look forward to collaborating with them. Thanks!
We’re getting decals on the trailer by Big Cat Sticker Shack! Thank you so much Ian!
The Oregon High School Solar Car Team has accepted a new member and her name is Mackenzie Bryant, a freshman student at Trinity Lutheran School. She is very excited to be joining the solar car team and is ready to roll into action.
One foggy morning, not so long ago, the solar car team’s coach realized the solar car trailer was missing. The trailer had been stolen before, but this time was different: the solar car was still in the trailer!
See the full news story here: http:// http://www.ktvz.com/news/stolen-solar-car-safely-returned/36267664