TU Eindhoven Wins Solar Challenge 2013 (Cruisers)
First day: 566 km.
Key figures: 3000 km, ca. 50 hours driving, solar peak power ca 1000 Watt, 5 kWh storage (5 hours driving), max. speed 100 km/h, 4 passengers. Who needs fossil fuel (in Australia or Africa)!?
Entire day driven with 4 people. Average speed 97 km/h.
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The Stella uses Marand in-wheel motors because of their superior efficiency. Weight of Stella is 380 kg, and battery capacity is 15 kWh.