The World Solar Challenge 2011

Chapter 15DAY 5 - The Finish Line

Oct 24, 2011

Day 5, it was cloudy around the course in southern area of Australia. Tokai Challenger2 had no prob...

Chapter 13 & 14DAY 3 and 4

Oct 21, 2011

How was their DAY 3 - 4? Why they keep #1 with speed average approximately 100km/h? Watch our video reports! Panasonic is supporting the Tokai University team's participation in the 2011 World Solar Challenge to be held from October 16-23, 2011. We are going to report by video continuously every...

Chapter 11 &12DAY 1 and 2

Oct 19, 2011

The main race of the World Solar Challenge 2011 has been started at the morning on October 16. Here is the 2 latest video report of the race for DAY 1 and DAY 2. Tokai Challenger2 sponsored by Panasonic started as #5 based on the results of the qualifying. What happens in the race? Panasonic is ...

Chapter 9 & 10Qualifying

Oct 16, 2011

The Qualifying & Speed trials of the World Solar Challenge 2011 which we Panasonic is supplying the solar panel & Battery for Tokai University Solar Car Team, "Tokai Challenger2". Panasonic is supporting the Tokai University team's participation in the 2011 World Solar Challenge to be held from Oc...

Chapter 8Heading for Australia

Oct 14, 2011

This is the last report video BEFORE starting the World Solar Challenge 2011 in Australia! Professor Hideki Kimura, Tokai University solar car team advisor, talks about the team enthusiasm! And he also explain how to spend during the race. We are ready for the race! Panasonic is supporting the T...

Chapter 7Interview Vol. 5 - Akira Nagasaki, Panasonic Engineer of Lithium-ion Battery

Oct 14, 2011

Akira Nagasaki who is in charge of development of lithium-ion batteries in Panasonic Corporation has come up in this report video. He has been making lithium-ion batteriew for sixteen years! Panasonic is supporting the Tokai University team's participation in the 2011 World Solar Challenge to be...

Chapter 6Interview Vol. 4 - Team Engineers

Oct 04, 2011

Come up Team Engineers Interview! Panasonic is supporting the Tokai University team's participation in the 2011 World Solar Challenge to be held from October 16-23, 2011. We are going to report by video continuously every week on Tokai University's race towards the finish line. Stay tuned!

Chapter 5Interview Vol. 3 - TOKAI University Solar Car Team Manager and Driver

Sep 29, 2011

Panasonic is supporting the Tokai University team's participation in the 2011 World Solar Challenge to be held from October 16-23, 2011. We are going to report by video continuously every week on Tokai University's race towards the finish line. Stay tuned!

Chapter 4Interview Vol. 2 - Prof. Hideki Kimura, Master of the Solar Car World

Sep 16, 2011

Panasonic is supporting the Tokai University team's participation in the 2011 World Solar Challenge to be held from October 16-23, 2011. We are going to report by video continuously every week on Tokai University's race towards the finish line. Stay tuned!

Chapter 3Interview Vol. 1 - Sadaji Tsuge, Panasonic HIT Solar Cell Expert

Sep 09, 2011

Panasonic is supporting the Tokai University team's participation in the 2011 World Solar Challenge to be held from October 16-23, 2011. We are going to report by video continuously every week on Tokai University's race towards the finish line. Stay tuned!

Chapter 2What is the World Solar Challenge?

Sep 04, 2011

Panasonic is supporting the Tokai University team's participation in the 2011 World Solar Challenge to be held from October 16-23, 2011. But what is the World Solar Challenge? It is one of the largest solar-powered car races in the world and Panasonic will be supporting Tokai University by equippin...

Chapter 1The Introduction

Aug 25, 2011

Panasonic is supporting the Tokai University team's participation in the 2011 World Solar Challenge to be held from October 16-23, 2011. Equipped with Panasonic's HIT(R) solar cells which feature the world's highest energy conversation efficiency and high capacity lithium ion batteries, Tokai Unive...

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