Horizon wants to take on the Australian outback!
Blue Sky Solar Racing at the University of Toronto recently unveiled its newest solar car, Horizon. Horizon was designed and built by a group of passionate, dedicated undergraduate students and will compete in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2015, a 3,000km endurance race across the Australian outback. We will be the only Canadian team competing against 45 teams from 25 countries around the world but we need your help to ship Horizon to Australia!
With only 80 days until the race, we are putting the final touches on the new car, named Horizon. The car is nearly complete! The focus for the team is now on mechanical installation. Both the fabrication and mechanical teams are working together to install the rear suspension and front suspension, which will be followed by rack and […]
On May 28th, the team headed to Milton to bring B-7 to one of our sponsors, Phoenix Contact. We were generously invited to take part and present in Phoenix Contact's Energy Event 2015. For this cycle, Phoenix Contact kindly sponsored us with PCB connectors and connecting wires between different power lines. We used Phoenix Contact […]
On May 22nd, three members of the team brought B-7 to our generous sponsors at Crosslink Technology Inc. to thank them for their continued support and generous sponsorship. Crosslink has been supporting us since 2011 and for this cycle they generously supplied us with epoxy which is crucial to the process of creating our aerobody […]