Since 1989, the University of Michigan Solar Car Team has been designing, building, and racing America's best solar vehicles. With 9 National Championships, 6 Top-3 World finishes, and 1 International Championship, we are America's number one team. Our team's legacy of excellence has been upheld over its 30 year history.


Electrum, our 15th solar vehicle, will race across the Australian Outback at the 2019 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge this October.

The Car

Race Crew

Our race crew of 20 students will race our 15th car, Electrum, in the 2019 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge. Learn more about us and our roles on the team.

Race Crew ›


We design, build and race the world's best solar vehicles with the help of sponsors who are a critical part of our team's legacy. Learn about the people who help make our designs a reality.

Our Sponsors ›