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  Thanks to Williams Advanced Engineering for hosting us at their facilities in Oxfordshire for a fascinating workshop and design review! We spent two days...

The rules are out and so is school, so we're diving into a summer of hard work and research. But we've been working hard...

Last weekend, we had the opportunity to display Arctan at Stanford + Connects Bay Area, a great event showcasing research and projects going...

Today we spent the afternoon displaying Arctan in front of the Epiphany Hotel in downtown Palo Alto. It was great to chat with...

Our project would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors. Since the end of our last race in 2015, we...

  Thanks to our sponsor Emerson Collective for writing this great piece about our team and our process! It was a great experience to...

This Saturday we took Arctan for a spin around campus to visit a Society of Women Engineers outreach event for local high schoolers....

Cathay Pacific helped us by shipping our car to Australia before the race, giving us five extra weeks to work on it that we...

Introducing our 2016-17 cycle leadership team! Kelsey Josund - Team Lead (Computer Science 2016 & 2018) Max Drach - Engineering Lead (Computer Science 2017) Gawan Fiore - Strategy...

Five days and four nights after leaving Darwin, Arctan and the Stanford Solar Car Project team arrived in Adelaide, South Australia. We came...

We made it to the finish line! Anna T drove Arctan into downtown Adelaide in sixth place after the team executed a perfect...

World Solar Challenge Details Every day, we drive from 8am to 5pm, stopping only at designated 30-minute control stops. These are usually gas...

Since we've been traveling south, the daylight hours are longer, which means earlier wakeup times for array standing. The morning of Day Four...

Today we traveled from north of Alice Springs to past the South Australia border. The parents joining our convoy treated us to a lovely omelet breakfast, then...

The second race day began at Dunmarra, the second control stop of the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge. The team was in seventh place,...

[caption id="attachment_5555" align="aligncenter" width="6000"] Arctan off the start line in Darwin, Northern Territory. Photo Credits Rachel Abril[/caption] Day one of the World Solar Challenge...

For the first time, this cycle we brought in a professional to teach us about driving -- both in convoys and as a...

The outback is a harsh environment with chip-sealed roads that destroy tires and wheel alignment, road trains that kick up rocks and dust, and gravel...