University of Kentucky Solar Car Team

About Us

The University of Kentucky Solar Car team is an independent, student-led organization that operates on the campus of UK. With a large and active student body, the team works during the school year to design and construct solar vehicles, which are used in STEM outreach, and to compete in national solar car competitions which include the Formula Sun Grand Prix and the American Solar Challenge.

Learn More


 

The Car

The University of Kentucky Solar Car Team has been building and racing solar cars since 1999. Our current car, Gato del Sol VI, was completed in 2018 and has raced in the Formula Sun Grand Prix.

Learn More