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The World Solar Challenge
The solar-powered car race which covers 3,022 km (1,878 mi) through the Australian Outback, from Darwin, Northern Territory to Adelaide, South Australia. The race attracts teams from around the world, most of which are fielded by universities or corporations although some are fielded by high schools.
  • Oct 10, 2017

    The University of Michigan Solar Car Team car from the U.S. competes during the second race day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge in Daly Waters, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 10, 2017

    The Punch Powertrain Solar Team car from Belgium competes during the second race day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge in Daly Waters, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 10, 2017

    The Punch Powertrain Solar Team car from Belgium competes during the second race day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge in Daly Waters, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 10, 2017

    The Punch Powertrain Solar Team car from Belgium competes during the second race day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge in Daly Waters, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 10, 2017

    The Punch Powertrain Solar Team car from Belgium competes during the second race day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge in Daly Waters, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 10, 2017

    The Punch Powertrain Solar Team car from Belgium competes during the second race day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge in Daly Waters, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 09, 2017

    TheBlue Sky Solar Racing car from Canada competes during the first day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge near Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 09, 2017

    The NITech Solar Racing car from Japan competes during the first day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge near Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 09, 2017

    The Tokai University car from Japan competes during the first day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge near Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 09, 2017

    The Solar Team Twente car from the Netherlands competes during the first day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge near Katherine, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 09, 2017

    The Nuon Solar Team car from the Netherlands competes during the first day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge near Katherine, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 09, 2017

    The University of Michigan Solar Car Team car from the U.S. competes during the first day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge near Daly Waters, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 09, 2017

    The Kogakuin University Solar Team car from Japan competes during the first day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge near Katherine, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 09, 2017

    The TAFE SA car from Australia competes during the qualification lap for the 2017 World Solar Challenge at Hidden Valley race track in Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 08, 2017

    The Punch Powertrain Solar Team car from Belgium competes during the qualification lap for the 2017 World Solar Challenge at Hidden Valley race track in Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 08, 2017

    The Punch Powertrain Solar Team car from Belgium competes during the qualification lap for the 2017 World Solar Challenge at Hidden Valley race track in Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 08, 2017

    The Solar Team Eindhoven car from the Netherlands competes during the qualification lap for the 2017 World Solar Challenge at Hidden Valley race track in Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 09, 2017

    The Punch Powertrain Solar Team car from Belgium competes during the first day of the 2017 World Solar Challenge near Daly Waters, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 08, 2017

    The GOKO HIGH SCHOOL car from Japan competes during the qualification lap for the 2017 World Solar Challenge at Hidden Valley race track in Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 08, 2017

    The Mississippi Choctaw High School Solar Car Team from the U.S. competes during the qualification lap for the 2017 World Solar Challenge at Hidden Valley race track in Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 08, 2017

    The UNSW Solar Racing Team Sunswift car from Australia competes during the qualification lap for the 2017 World Solar Challenge at Hidden Valley race track in Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 08, 2017

    The University of Michigan Solar Car Team car from the U.S. competes during the qualification lap for the 2017 World Solar Challenge at Hidden Valley race track in Darwin, Australia. 42 Solar cars from 21 different countries will start a 3,000 km. (1864 miles) race from Darwin to Adelaide.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
  • Oct 08, 2017

    The MSTC-2 Nikola car from Thailand competes during the qualification lap for the 2017 World Solar Challenge at Hidden Valley race track in Darwin, Australia.
    AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert
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