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Mississippi Choctaw High School Solar Car Team

Mississippi Choctaw High School Solar Car Team

Team overview

Mississippi Choctaw High School Solar Car Team

  • Car name

    Tushka Hashi III

  • University

    Mississippi Choctaw High School Solar Car Team

  • Country

    United States

  • WSC class

    Adventure

  • Static Scrutineering

    Pending

Daily event results

Arrival time Control stop Kms from Darwin
Day 1 Oct 8 14:36:30 Katherine 321.774
Day 2 Oct 9 11:57:32 Daly Waters 588.225
Day 3 Oct 10 13:40:05 Barrow Creek 1209.717
Day 4 Oct 11 12:58:00 Kulgera 1765.894
Day 5 Oct 12 8:03:38 Coober Pedy 2178.46
Day 6 Oct 13 13:56:53 Adelaide 3020.59
Day 7 Oct 13 13:56:53 Adelaide 3020.59

How many times has your team participated in the event?

1

What is the design philosophy behind your solar car?

The Tushka Hashi III was designed and built by high school students with the lightest and strongest materials at the time. The idea was to build a cutting-edge solar car that would give insight into the future.

What is unique about your solar car?

The Missississippi Choctaw Solar Car Team is the only Native American team (high school or university) in the United States of America.

Why does your team value participating in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge?

First and foremost it is a challenge for us to prepare, enter, and participate in the race. We seek to have our goals high so we can accomplish the impossible.

What is the one thing your team is looking forward to when you visit Australia?

Participating in a worldwide race with people from all over the world.