Formula Sun Grand Prix
at the Circuit of the Americas
Austin, TX June 24-29

The Formula Sun Grand Prix (FSGP) is an annual track race that is held on grand prix or road style closed courses. The University of Texas at Austin Solar Vehicles Team will serve as the local university host for this year's event.  Twelve university teams will compete in this unique style of solar car racing, testing the limits of the vehicles in handling curves, braking, and acceleration. The winner of FSGP is determined by the total number of laps completed over the three days of racing. All of the Formula Sun Grand Prix's solar car events are free and open to the public. TXSES will be at the racetrack June 28-29 with Mike Renner's Solar Trailer. Dr. Gary Vliet will host a
solar model car workshop for kids Saturday, June 29. Read more