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Flying Dutch Wins World Solar Challenge 2017

The Nuon Solar team, the flying Dutch from The Netherlands, today claimed their seventh title in the Challenger class as they crossed the Official Finish Line in Victoria Square Adelaide, first in the 2017 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge. They crossed ahead of USA’s Michigan, who are on track for second place, in their torpedo shaped […]

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World Solar Challenge: Despite The Clouds Nuon Scorches Over The Border

Travelling over 90 kilometres per hour, the flying Dutch extended their lead today as they crossed the border into South Australia. Cloudy skies and threatening rain were no match for ‘Nuna 9’ whose advanced solar cells continued to shine. Tonight, three teams are spending their first night camping out under South Australian stars. Team Michigan […]

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Team Tokai from Japan set the pace in ‘Tokai Challenger’ with an early lead in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge

Team Tokai from Japan set the pace in ‘Tokai Challenger’ with an early lead in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge reaching the first control stop of Katherine in just under four hours. They overtook 2015 champions Nuon Solar Team on the Hayes Creek hill before reeling in Punch Powertrain from Belgium sending an early warning […]

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