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Second Place in the Solar Car Race

The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge is a solar car competition that welcomes solar powered vehicles to race approximately 3,000 kilometers from Australia's northern city, Darwin to Adelaide in the south.


Tokai University won the race two straight times in 2009 and 2011. It has since then achieved good rankings: 2nd place in 2013, 3rd place in 2015 and 4th place in 2017.


This year, 47 teams from 23 countries participated.
Tokai University's team completed the 3,022 kilometer race and finished in second place


Website of the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge
https://www. worldsolarchallenge.org