The UVic EcoCAR team has transitioned into being the UVic Hybrid Team. We will be participating in the Formula Hybrid competition and plans are already underway for the new vehicle.
As such, we've decided to start a new website which will soon be updated with content from the Formula Hybrid competition. The current website will stay as-is for the forseeable future.
Visit our new page... (Click to read more)
On June 13th our team arrived back in Victoria after two exciting but gruelling weeks at the EcoCAR 2 Competition! Overall, the team managed to come in tenth place (the highest placing Canadian team), and received a number of awards in the technical presentation component of the competition, which we are very excited about!
The first portion of the competition took place at the GM Proving... (Click to read more)
dSPACE is a leader in developing software and hardware tools used in the automotive, aerospace, and medical engineering industries. The company’s influence has also extended to the Green Garage at the University of Victoria where diligent students used their donated components to aid in the development and verification of control systems in the vehicle they have sent to represent their... (Click to read more)
We recently had a very successful media tour and vehicle sendoff at our shop. These are some of the results:
Around town - Creating the Car of the Future
University of Victoria students work on the Car of the Future
UVic students prepare for final launch of EcoCAR... (Click to read more)