The Ultimate Synergy Between Nature and Motion

The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge has welcomed the greatest minds from around the world to Australia to push the limits of technological innovation for over 30 years.

As the world's toughest and most prestigious solar car event, the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge provides teams the opportunity to design and build a vehicle to operate along a 3,000 kilometre outback route from Darwin to Adelaide powered only by the energy of the sun.



Apply for the 2023 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge

Apply to participate in 2023

Applications for Entry to the 2023 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge are now open. If your team is considering participating in the world's most prestigious and challenging solar car race, please view the 2023 Regulations and the Important Information for Teams above before proceeding to the application form.

Applications close Friday 16 December 2022.

Volunteer Applications Now Open

If you'd like to join the BWSC journey and travel the event as a Volunteer, our team would like to welcome you!

Volunteering for the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge is not like volunteering for any other event. It is however, a great adventure and an experience of a lifetime! 

Bridgestone World Solar Challenge Team Celebration

Follow the Journey. Wherever You Are.

Whether you hit the road as part of a registered team, contribute as an official volunteer, or follow along from the comfort of your home, our official newsletter is the best way to stay up to date with all the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge news.