What is the Sasol Solar Challenge?

The Sasol Solar Challenge is a competition designed for participating teams to design, manage, build and drive solar-powered vehicles across South Africa.

The Sasol Solar Challenge is an eight-day event in which local and international Solar Car Teams travel as far as they can on various roads between Pretoria and Cape Town. Some teams will travel distances of over 4000km. The iconic route traverses some of the world’s most beautiful and diverse landscapes, from desert and savannah to mountains and coastal forest