The Bridgestone world solar challenge

The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge is the world’s biggest solar-powered car race. It started in 1987 and takes place every other year. In the competition, teams of students from universities all over the world are going to drive 3022 kilometers from the north to the south of Australia – from Darwin to Adelaide.

Want to learn more, please visit: https://www.worldsolarchallenge.org/


Our car

Halmstad University Solar Team (HUST) are for the first time participating in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge. Our final concept will be aerodynamic, lightweight and safe for our drivers and the most efficient electric solar car in the world.

Our first concept car - Hubertus

the team

Halmstad University Solar team (HUST) consists solely out of innovation engineering students from Halmstad University. The project members are divided into two teams; Economy, Marketing & Sponsorship (EMS) and Engineering. We use our different experiences and skill sets to make the project go forward with the best result.


valdemar Erlandsson
Jesper Åkesson
Lisa Blomstrand
Niklas Karlsson
Pontus Nordström
Jakob Frank
Max Rhenberg
Max Ackermann
Thim Johansson
Carl Medbrandt

Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2017