Category: Press Release

THINK BIKE MARSHALS WIN SASOL SOLAR AWARD

THINK BIKE MARSHALS WIN SASOL SOLAR AWARD

The 2018 Sasol Solar Challenge trophy for Team Professionalism and Safety was awarded to the Think Bike Marshals during the SSC Awards ceremony in Cape...

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 8: Finish Line – 29 September 2018

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 8: Finish Line – 29 September 2018

Stellenbosch, South Africa – The Dutch Nuon Solar team has won the 2018 Sasol Solar Challenge, clocking a distance of 4,030.4 kilometres on public roads...

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 7: Swellendam – 28 September 2018

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 7: Swellendam – 28 September 2018

Top teams start at back of grid on dramatic last day of Sasol Solar Challenge The world’s top teams strategically late to forfeit time for...

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 6: Sedgefield – 27 September 2018

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 6: Sedgefield – 27 September 2018

Dutch retake lead, and Mossel Bay gets a virtual reality 360-degree view of solar cars Sonke and CUT students to share knowledge and VR videos...

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 5: Port Elizabeth – 26 September 2018

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 5: Port Elizabeth – 26 September 2018

Japanese maintain lead as South Africa’s NWU clocks more distance than TUT for first time Dutch to start second from Port Elizabeth on sixth day...

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 4: Graaf-Reinet – 25 September 2018

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 4: Graaf-Reinet – 25 September 2018

Japanese pull away from the Dutch and South African team overtakes the Swiss  South African team TUT overtakes international solar car for first time in...

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 3: Gariep Dam – 24 September 2018

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 3: Gariep Dam – 24 September 2018

Nuon retakes the lead and bad weather forecasts slows down South African team. Late penalties place Tokai third and stormy weather prompts difficult decisions Gariep...

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 2: Bloemfontein – 23 September 2018

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 2: Bloemfontein – 23 September 2018

Damaged car fixed overnight and Japanese steal lead from the Dutch Sasol Solar Challenge Stage 2 sees massive upsets, proving it’s anyone’s game Bloemfontein, South...

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 1: Kick Off – 22 September 2018

Sasol Solar Challenge Day 1: Kick Off – 22 September 2018

Sasol Solar Challenge kicks off as cars cross the line in Pretoria South Africans go head to head with Japanese, Dutch and Swiss teams Pretoria,...