JU Solar Team winner of the University Steel Prize
JU Solar Team is the winner of the University Steel Prize 2017 with their solar-powered racers. JU Solar is a team of 25 student from Jönköping University.
The team had the goal to ‘build a car, race a continent and compete with the world’. The Solar- powered racers will compete in the Bridge the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in October 2017. A 3000 km race from Darwin City to Adelaide in Australia.
Listen to the winner interview from the University Steel Prize.
The University Steel Prize is an award for students around the world, challenging you to come up with new, innovative ways to use high-strength steel. Through the years we have seen product upgrades, methods, and concept and design studies that truly have inspired the professional jury. They will evaluate your entry by applicability, profitability, environmental benefits, performance, innovation and creativity.
University Steel Prize 2017 is in cooperation with Dalarna Science Park.
Photographer: Henrik Hansson