What is the World Solar Challenge?
Panasonic is supporting the Tokai University team's participation in the 2011 World Solar Challenge to be held from October 16-23, 2011. But what is the World Solar Challenge?
It is one of the largest solar-powered car races in the world and Panasonic will be supporting Tokai University by equipping the Tokai Challenger 2 with Panasonic's HIT(R) solar cells which feature the world's highest energy conversation efficiency and also its high capacity lithium ion batteries. Equipped, the car challenge against 40+ teams to race across the outback of Australia from Darwin to Adelaide for over 3000 kilometers in this challenge. In the end who will win this quest for glory?
We are going to report by video continuously every week on Tokai University's race towards the finish line. Stay tuned!
Today we are glad to bring a report video Chapter 2 to you! This video tells what the WSC is and who an engineer from Panasonic challenging with Tokai University Challenger is.