The Sasol Solar Challenge (SSC) is proud to announce that ACDC Dynamics, the leading international manufacturer and distributer of electrical and electronic products, has joined the event as a sponsor.

ACDC manufactures, imports and distributes quality products in the electrical, electronics, pumps and tools and solar industries. Their involvement in the Sasol Solar Challenge will bring additional safety measures for the solar car teams as they drive down to the finish line in Cape Town.

“We are delighted to partner with ACDC Dynamics. Their expertise in the electrical and electronics fields will add a significant value to the Sasol Solar Challenge, ensuring teams have the right tools and assistance to ensure they complete the eight-day long endurance challenge safely,” said Robert Walker, Owner and Director of the Sasol Solar Challenge. “

“ACDC will also be supporting the event marshals in maintaining safety during the event. We look forward to working with the international brand.”

ACDC has been producing quality products since 1984. Among other products the international brand manufactures transformers, power supplies, electronic timers, distribution boards, motor starters, temperature controllers and power factor correction systems. They have recently announced their new focus, which is Thinking Green, therefore offering sustainable and alternative power solutions.  

“We are thrilled to be part of an initiative which promotes young talent and most importantly, the use of renewable and sustainable energy,” said Mario Maio, Founder and Managing Director of ACDC Dynamics. “Our sustainability goals at ACDC aligns with those of the Sasol Solar challenge, and this makes us the perfect sponsor for the event.”

Maio added that: “One of our focus areas is to invest in young people for a better future. The Sasol Solar Challenge is our opportunity to work closely with young people who are developing outstanding innovations and technologies for the current challenges and those of the near future.”

Nozipho Mbatha, Senior Manager: Group Brand and Sponsorships at Sasol said: “We welcome ACDC in the Sasol Solar Challenge. Their dedication in investing in the future resonates well with the event. We can’t wait to work with the team of experienced engineers at ACDC.”

Tuesday, August 23, 2022