The Durham University Solar Car (DUSC) is a student led project to design and build a solar powered car and compete in international events such as the Global Green Challenge and American Solar Challenge, as well as promoting renewable energy technologies nationwide.
First established in 2004, the team competed in their first event, the North American Solar Challenge, in July 2008 as the UK’s only entrant.
2011 saw the team compete in the world’s premier solar car race – the World Solar Challenge.
The DUSC team are currently working on designing and building a new, state of the art solar car to compete in the upcoming 2013 World Solar Challenge.
The team rely on sponsorship to fund the project and would like to thank all of their sponsors for their continued commitment. If you are interested in sponsoring the team, take a look at the sponsorship packages on offer, or feel free to contact us directly.
If you are interested in becoming part of the team, please visit The Team page for more information.