Bridgestone World Solar Challenge

October 2019

For over 30 years, the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge has welcomed the greatest minds from around the world to Australia to push the limits of technological innovation and travel the outback in a vehicle powered only by the energy of the sun.

Traversing 3,000km from Darwin to Adelaide, teams comprise of tertiary and secondary students from over 30 countries.
These students and their support team have achieved greatness by engineering and building a vehicle with their own hands and powering it across some of the world's most challenging landscape.

Learn more about the teams and the route they take on the event website.

The City of Adelaide is a proud supporter of the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge and wishes contestants well.