Across the nation, high school students are engaging in the design and fabrication of energy efficient vehicles, which helps promote and prepare them for careers in engineering, manufacturing and transportation.
The Illinois Energy Efficient Vehicle Competition, gives high school students an opportunity to put their STEM lessons into practice. As part of the competition, students design, build and test a small one-person vehicle with a focus on gasoline mileage.
Illinois educators and school administrators are invited to the Illinois Energy Efficient Vehicle Competition on Sunday, April 28 and Monday, April 29, 2019 – when students from eight high schools compete at the Autobahn Country Club in Joliet from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The vehicle that burns the least amount of fuel wins!