Bridgestone Corporation has announced it would continue to sponsor the World Solar Challenge 2023.
Bridgestone EMIA to Support Top Universities to Develop Solar-Powered Vehicles
Bridgestone Corporation has announced its continued title sponsorship of the World Solar Challenge 2023, a competition for teams to design, build, and compete with solar-powered vehicles in the world’s foremost solar technology and advanced engineering challenge.
As part of the sponsorship, Bridgestone EMIA is also supporting nine university teams in its region. These teams will compete in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge, showcasing their cutting-edge designs and engineering solutions. The competition serves as a platform to inspire future generations of engineers and promote sustainability and environmental awareness.
Bridgestone‘s involvement in the World Solar Challenge reflects the company’s dedication to creating a more sustainable future, and its commitment to supporting the development of new technologies that will help to reduce the carbon footprint of the transportation industry. For the competition, the company will equip the university teams with Bridgestone tyres that make use of pioneering technologies that can enhance the performance of their solar powered vehicles.
The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2023 will take place in October and will bring together teams from around the world to compete in a challenge that spans over 3000 km across the heart of Australia, showcasing their engineering skills and commitment to sustainability.
Bridgestone’s support of the World Solar Challenge aligns with the Bridgestone E8 Commitment, the broad global corporate commitment that clearly defines the value the company is promising to deliver to society, customers, and future generations in eight focus areas.