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ASC 2016 Reflections

I have had a very enjoyable time covering the American Solar Challenge 2016 on this blog. It’s a pity that clouds and rain meant that so many cars had to trailer on the last day. 995 more words

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ASC 2016 Souvenir Map

Here is a souvenir map for the American Solar Challenge (click to zoom). My heartfelt congratulations to all the teams – to build a solar car that can drive 1975 miles is an achievement to be proud of!

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ASC 2016: Day 8

Day 8, the final day of the American Solar Challenge, is a short (158 mile, 254 km) run from Scotts Bluff National Monument to the finish line at… 195 more words

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ASC 2016: Day 7

Day 7 of the American Solar Challenge continues the run to Scotts Bluff National Monument, which marks the end of Stage 3:

Michigan is well in the lead, and reported overnight positions for most other teams are on the map below. 338 more words

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ASC 2016: Day 6

Day 6 of the American Solar Challenge continues the run towards Scotts Bluff National Monument:

After the Homestead National Monument checkpoint, the route enters the mountains, which will be a challenge. 464 more words

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ASC 2016: Day 5

Day 5 of the American Solar Challenge marks the start of Stage 3, the longest stage. Beginning at Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield near Republic, MO, the solar cars pass through checkpoints at the… 424 more words

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ASC 2016: Which team was that?

I’ve produced a car identification chart for the American Solar Challenge 2016 road race, but trawling Facebook and Twitter, I sometimes see pictures of cars that are still difficult to identify. 30 more words

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