Australian Solar Car Breaks World Speed Record
Last Friday, with racer Barton Mawer behind the wheel,
the previous record of 49.09 mph
was shattered when IVy
was clocked at 55.14 mph average over two 2500 meter
runs in opposite directions at an Australian
Air Force base in the town of Nowra.
IVy’s top speed
through the lights was 56.85 mph.
Not only does the Sunswift team hope to
inspire the next generation,
but they also aim to
inspire their competitors to advance the field of solar
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