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FSGP 2013 Registration Update

We’re pleased to announce that 15 teams have submitted an entry form for FSGP 2013! At this time, we have received the initial entry fee from two of these teams, which means payment is overdue for all other teams. Please mail your payment in as soon as possible. The next big upcoming registration deadline is …

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FSGP 2013 Entry Form Due Mar 1

A lot of people are asking which solar car teams will be coming to the race in Austin this summer.  If your team hasn’t registered yet, make sure you submit your team entry form by the March 1 deadline.  As a point of clarification, the contact points you list on the Entry Form do not necessarily need to …

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FSGP 2013 Track Configuration

At the Circuit of The Americas, FSGP 2013 will be using the full 3.4 mile track configuration.  The track runs in a counter-clockwise direction, which includes the hill at turn 1, several S-curves, and a variety of hair pin turns around the track.  Pit space will be allocated in the garages along the front straight, and there …

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FSGP 2013 Regulations Posted

The FSGP 2013 regulations have been posted. These regulations are largely similar to the ASC 2012 regulations for vehicle design, however cars designed and built for ASC 2014 regulations can also enter. There are some material changes between ASC 2012 and ASC 2014, thus a non-punitive balancing methodology may be imposed on the ASC 2014 cars. You …

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FSGP 2013 Registration Open

Formula Sun Grand Prix (FSGP) 2013 will be held at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, TX from June 24-29 this summer. Registration is now open for teams and we’re pleased to announce that three teams have already signed up for the competition. Be sure to keep your eye on the team status board for required forms and …

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Welcome to the New ASC Site

We recently launched a major overhaul of the American Solar Challenge and Formula Sun Grand Prix website. The new site should help alleviate some of issues experienced during ASC/FSGP 2012 under heavy network use. Some historic information is still being ported over from the old site, so we appreciate your patience as the process is …

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ASC 2012 Results

The 2012 American Solar Challenge is complete! The top three teams from the overall results are: University of Michigan Iowa State University Principia College Team # and Name Total Elapsed Time Miles Credited 2 – Michigan 44:36:21 1652.80 9 – Iowa State 54:55:03 1652.80 32 – Principia 55:49:29 1652.80 254 – CalSol 57:22:05 1652.80 35 …

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