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Welcome to the official AVTC blog, Green Garage Blog. The Green Garage Blog is comprised of stories highlighting various elements of AVTCs, including stories written by students that feature team updates & achievements.

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Visits the McMaster Automotive Resource Center to Speak with McMaster EcoCAR Team

Written by: Kyle Wyndham-West On January 25th, the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, and cabinet visited the McMaster Automotive Resource Centre (MARC) at the end of their three-day retreat […]
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Dr. Matthew Barth and UC Riverside’s Road to EcoCAR

January 31, 2023

Written by: Trang Bui Dr. Matt Barth is the lead faculty advisor for the University of California, Riverside’s EcoCAR team and is also one of the key individuals who encouraged […]

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Visits the McMaster Automotive Resource Center to Speak with McMaster EcoCAR Team

January 29, 2023

Written by: Kyle Wyndham-West On January 25th, the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, and cabinet visited the McMaster Automotive Resource Centre (MARC) at the end of their three-day retreat [...]

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Meet the Outstanding Faculty from Embry-Riddle and Bethune-Cookman

January 18, 2023

Written by: Skye Myers, Rachel Abbott, and Marcus Cabibbo The Embry-Riddle/Bethune-Cookman team has many beloved Faculty Advisors to assist the students in all areas of the competition. Dr. Patrick Currier [...]

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Faculty Feature – Dr. Shawn Midlam-Mohler

January 11, 2023

Faculty Feature – Dr. Shawn Midlam-Mohler Written by: Kirk Brauer & Grace Yeh Dr. Shawn Midlam-Mohler, known to his students as Dr. Shawn, has been involved with Ohio State University’s [...]

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Following a Legend: Dr. Scott Huxtable takes over as HEVT’s New Faculty Lead

January 5, 2023

Written by: Maria Alejandra Segura Betancourt Those who have been lucky enough to participate as part of the Hokie Electric Vehicle Team (HEVT) at Virginia Tech within the last twenty-eight [...]

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Meet Dr. Junmin Wang, A Cadillac in his field!

December 19, 2022

Meet Dr. Junmin Wang, A Cadillac in his field! Written by: Sherwin Shan Dr. Junmin Wang is the University of Texas at Austin’s lead faculty for the EcoCAR EV Challenge [...]

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EcoCAR EV Challenge Launch Workshop

The EcoCAR EV Challenge Launch Workshop took place April 22-23, 2022 in Washington D.C. The event kicked off with a press conference at the U.S. Department of Energy where Energy [...]
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Announcing the EcoCAR Year 1 Competition Location

February 2, 2023

The EcoCAR EV Challenge Year 1 Competition will be held May 21-26, 2023 in Orlando, Florida. At the year-end finale, EcoCAR teams will gather in the sunshine state to showcase their [...]

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The EcoCAR EV Challenge Winter Workshop Kicks Off in Austin, TX

February 2, 2023

Welcome to the EcoCAR EV Challenge Year One Winter Workshop! The last two days of winter storms in Austin, Texas have led to travel disruptions and widespread power outages, which [...]

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Year 1 FAB Meets at Bethune-Cookman and Embry-Riddle

January 24, 2023

Over the weekend, EcoCAR Organizers and Year 1 Faculty Advisory Board (FAB) members gathered in Daytona, Beach Florida hosted by one of the EcoCAR collaborative teams, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and [...]

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Year 1 Competition Dates Announced!

January 12, 2023

The EcoCAR EV Challenge Year 1 Competition will be held May 21-26, 2023. At the year-end finale, EcoCAR teams will be showcasing their hard work and effort from Year 1 [...]

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Announcing New EcoCAR EV Challenge Sponsors

November 4, 2022

Announcing new EcoCAR EV Challenge Sponsors: Dataspeed Inc. and tesa tape! Dataspeed Inc. Dataspeed Inc., located in Metro Detroit, provides complete autonomous research and development vehicle integrations that allow engineers [...]

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Introducing new AVTC Organizer, Nick Moore

October 23, 2022

Nick Moore recently joined Argonne National Laboratory as the AVTC Technical Project Engineer to lead the EcoCAR EV Challenge technical subteams for the new competition series.  For the past six [...]

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