Model Solar Car Design Guide

This document raises in general terms some of the factors to be considered in the design and construction of model solar cars.

The information provided will be of assistance to first time entrants while providing ideas on future directions for the more experienced.


The Model Solar Car Design Guide has now been revised.

Model Solar Car Design Guide - Revision 14 [via Google Drive] - updated 9/4/17


About the Author

Ian Gardner is a member of the Victorian Model Solar Challenge Inc. Association, with an extensive background in Engineering tasks (Ordnance Factory in Maribyrnong) is a dedicated model solar vehicle mentor and is the Chief Scrutineer for the VMSVC events.