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A team of Belgian engineering students, competing to build the best solar car.☀️ 🥇 1st place #CSA18 & 🏆 1st place #BWSC19

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There's no feeling quite like that finishing-first-feeling; even one month later, we still get chills thinking back… https://t.co/bMHrirWiJh
11/17
2019
@PloughboyBris @bertlongin @WorldSolarChlg Thanks for the tip! We do use those in the 2 liter water bag the pilots… https://t.co/1MqaHzRupK
11/12
2019
And when the going gets tough, you have to keep going. The #BWSC19 has reminded us the journey through Australia is… https://t.co/r9rPcUn8TX
11/11
2019
Taking part in the @WorldSolarChlg requires a lot of on-the-spot improvisation: this was our workshop at the end of… https://t.co/QD7VNad5gb
11/10
2019
@tiffhu_ @ScientificGems @KGU_Solar_Car @sonnenwagen Thank you, Tiffany! 😁
11/9
2019
Congratulations again to @solarteam_be for winning the #bwsc19 World Solar Challenge. The chart summarises the top… https://t.co/aOD5mAQdB9
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11/6
2019
Happy birthday, @bertlongin! Hope today is filled with rest and time to recover from all these races you’ve been driving (and winning)! 😉🎉
10/26
2019
So proud of our students. World class in a very tough competition. @solarteam_be @LeuvenU @WorldSolarChlg #energyhttps://t.co/L6BtfMNHVD
Retweeted by Agoria Solar Team @sonnenwagen @bertlongin @WorldSolarChlg Thank you so much, guys! Your team and car were great competition - can’t… https://t.co/ugDc1BW6ghCongrats @solarteam_be! You did a tremendous Job in building such a beautiful and stable car! Well deserved after s… https://t.co/a6trJbJNaI
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10/22
2019
World champions in the Cruiser and Challenger Class of the @WorldSolarChlg! What an achievement of @solarteam_be to… https://t.co/fRLIPWUYT7
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10/21
2019
@solarteamtwente Thanks guys! ❤️💙1️⃣ And taking out top spot in the Challenger Class is @solarteam_be! A well-deserved standing ovation accompanies… https://t.co/v4Bt9EACeU
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamCongratulations to @SolarEHV for winning first place in the #CruiserClass - well deserved! 💛💙 #BWSC19 https://t.co/5uxcS16VBzCongratulations, @kogakuin_koho University Solar Team! #TechnicalInnovationAward ☀️ https://t.co/m9PZy827ogWe’ve got chills! You can follow along live at https://t.co/qrJbwbTBHF ☀️ @WorldSolarChlg https://t.co/9wvGspQOAaThe #BWSC19 Awards Ceremony! 🏆🥇✨ https://t.co/iSAMU4CPiD
10/20
2019
@agora_kuleuven Bedankt om bij te dragen aan ons diploma, en zo indirect aan onze zonnewagen. 😉 @LeuvenUEen welgemeende proficiat aan de #kuleuven studenten van @solarteam_be. Winnaars van de World Solar Challenge in Au… https://t.co/OJM2j41DPi
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamWat een prestatie! Het @solarteam_be van de @KU_Leuven wint het WK voor zonnewagens in Australië. Dat is een race v… https://t.co/KNzj1n6bK6
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamCongratulations to the #kuleuven students @solarteam_be on winning the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge! We are SO… https://t.co/knfqSb0B64
Retweeted by Agoria Solar Team🥇So proud!! @solarteam_be https://t.co/Hd7oAqCt4A
Retweeted by Agoria Solar Team @solarteam_be you've won the @WorldSolarChlg!! Congratulations, you guys deserve it so much! Let's celebrate togeth… https://t.co/zwlvYQPjgP
Retweeted by Agoria Solar Team @ScientificGems Thank you, Tony!My personal #bwsc19 faster than lightning gem goes to @solarteam_be -- they built a fantastic car, and drove it at… https://t.co/gIW5G11IpK
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10/19
2019
Race report of our final day in the Australian outback #BWSC19 https://t.co/yxcqWsxPAPLeuvense team wint voor het eerst World Solar Challenge in Australië https://t.co/2oECT853iE #vrtnws
Retweeted by Agoria Solar Team🇧🇪 Wereldklasse! @solarteam_be wint Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in Australië. #gaanvoorgoud https://t.co/ltUFzlryMQ
Retweeted by Agoria Solar Team🏆Leuvens zonnewagenteam @solarteam_be wint voor het eerst de World Solar Challenge. Wat een prestatie! Proficiat! L… https://t.co/trte5wHjs6
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamFor the first time in the history of our solar team we are WORLD CHAMPIONS! 🏆☀️🥇✨ #BWSC19 https://t.co/GThLx2aPrDWe’re currently focusing all our attention on our own car and the last kilometers to Adelaide, to finally bring hom… https://t.co/GaenMnyb5OWith only 100 kilometers left until the finish of the #BWSC19, we are currently in first place!… https://t.co/CGZSl8YFJA @VattenfallTeam @WorldSolarChlg We are heartbroken. Good to hear your driver is ok, sending all our love to you 🧡💙
10/17
2019
Today we start only 2 minutes behind our competitors. We arrived 7 minutes after them yesterday but they made a sma… https://t.co/G4MD7X34eoRecap of raceday 4 #BWSC2019 #BWSC19 https://t.co/Gtn0G2Y6mEToday was insane. Strong winds made our journey to first place nearly impossible, but we were still able to bring o… https://t.co/M5IKs1lkyHWe arrived 7 minutes behind @VattenfallTeam on the control stop, we will be staying here together! #BWSC19https://t.co/kV8XlbPaoZ @VattenfallTeam We will be there in a few! Safe us a good spot 😉This morning we were 40 minutes behind first place but we are closing in!! Only 25 minutes behind at the moment, wa… https://t.co/Fld8CiNyV6Due to hard weather conditions, @solarteamtwente has had an accident. Their driver and team are ok, but were forced… https://t.co/7SZmFEBbzrYesterday we had a sandstorm at our campsite, we focussed all our energy on keeping the car and the team safe throu… https://t.co/z2REKUHJpf
10/16
2019
Kulgera, the final control stop of the day. A place with a lot of character! #BWSC19 #solarcar #solarracinghttps://t.co/cjfRGROyxALook at her, cruising at high speeds through Australia! On to Kulgera 🤗 #BWSC19 #solarcar #solarracing #bluepoint https://t.co/6VWwb7pnSmBBC World TV interviewed the Agoria Solar Team from the middle of Australia as they prepared to set off on a new da… https://t.co/baPKv21zWH
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamWhen there is a hole in the road and you do not want to harm the bottom of your solar car! 😇 #BWSC19 #solarcarhttps://t.co/htFVSXjo29We do enjoy the different landscapes of the Australian outback! We are entering Alice Springs at the moment, this m… https://t.co/62NLPEan6V
10/15
2019
We are almost halfway through the race! We are driving to Alice Springs at the moment 💪 #bluepoint #solarcarhttps://t.co/5e92cOgWI9Day 3: the morning briefing! How are we going to take over the Dutch today? 😉 #BWSC19 #solarcar #solarracinghttps://t.co/DDHaXE9shL @solarteam_be https://t.co/1k1BGRb7Ti
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamRise & shine! Day 3 has begun! #BWSC2019 https://t.co/Es30fONrj7Na de tweede dag van het WK voor zonnewagens in Australië staat het @solarteam_be van de @KU_Leuven op de derde pla… https://t.co/aE50CxVatF
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamSome of us came prepared... some of us didn’t. 🦗🦟🐜🦂🕷 #BWSC2019 https://t.co/9hNouNGq53Tonight we end in third place!! We have overtaken the team from groningen and are decreasing the gap with the first… https://t.co/NGu5voAXmbTop three is all together again! At the control stops we know the exact time in between teams an we can guess the… https://t.co/B1lH0moIp3Just chillin with our friends from @solarteam_be and @solarteamtwente. Having fun catching up on all the controlsto… https://t.co/uXuXsxFrrP
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamRoadworks ahead! Anything can happen during the race 😮 #bluepoint #solarcar #solarracing #BWSC19 https://t.co/WXpLEomuTdAt every control stop the driver has to exit the vehicle as fast as possible to press the start button. From then o… https://t.co/qRGq4VxRwAWhen you found something that is not sand or a rock in the middle of the australian outback! Photo time 📸 https://t.co/7O5hB33in3
10/14
2019
We woke up to this beautiful sight: #BluePoint and Green lightning are charging side to side! #solarcarhttps://t.co/rqGE22avMsWhen your neighbours are showing off with their morning workout! 😉 @VattenfallTeam #bluepoint #solarcarhttps://t.co/i3uD3iQRg0Want a quick recap of our race day In our daily #UpToSpeed, we give you a 40 second rundown of the race day! ☀️ https://t.co/mZwoapXcwjDid you know that every team has an observer in their chase vehicle? They note everything down that happens to make… https://t.co/DO9ocuy5VIWe are following the #bluepoint wherever she goes, what are you doing today? Let us know ⬇️ #solarcar #BWSC19https://t.co/gNuQM6Q7gUWhen you need some shade and a nice picture of the #bluepoint #BWSC19 #solarcar #solarracing https://t.co/f3JxmS1b91Off again, this 8 more times over the next 5 days. The exciting moments of the #BWSC19 #solarcar #solarracinghttps://t.co/zGxT6HFEHOThe first control stop, it has been a hectic day but a Good day! #BWSC19 #solarcar #solarracing #bluepoint https://t.co/GavZuSWPEeWe catched an amazing view, the BluePoint cruising over the Stuart Highway! #BWSC19 #solarcar #solarracinghttps://t.co/pLCDUZ7pfK
10/13
2019
And she is off!! We have started the journey to Adelaide, for the next 3021 km we are driving and camping throughou… https://t.co/aiR0nprnBcOur driver has his lucky socks on!! Everything will be all right 😃 #BWSC19 #solarcar #solarracing #bluepoint https://t.co/OkAKJ3PNCwThe last minute preparations: cleaning the windscreen, taping the rear window shut and making sure the driver can s… https://t.co/geYprZZRwJReady to race! Start of the #BWSC2019, today at 8:36 Darwin time! #excited 🇧🇪☀️ https://t.co/hqUOPlEtZnSolar Team rijdt Belgisch record tijdens kwalificatie voor wereld­kampioenschap https://t.co/fmUjGwr6lk #vrtnws
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamA massive thank you to Saphir from @solarteam_be for taking time out to help us with the engineering sign off we ne… https://t.co/WJw0GN6CJ2
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Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamSo excited to start in #P4 tomorrow!😀 #BWSC2019 #solarcar @WorldSolarChlg https://t.co/hBfzqArmloFULL RESULTS See the starting order for the start of #BWSC19 in State Square, Darwin on Sunday. Full list:… https://t.co/ZpoluzW7ja
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamYEEESSS! We will start 4th at the world championship. We drove a qualification lap of 2.02 🤗🤗 https://t.co/TfzkC2wwerWe are next in line! Some last motivational words for out pilot @bertlongin #BWSC19 #solarracing #racesimulationhttps://t.co/Eywpfu1B0qWe will drive three laps today. 1. Warm up 2. Qualification lap 3. Cool down The cars are faster than last edition,… https://t.co/wX8t4fQOFSGoing to the starting position! These are the most valuable moments as a hard working team! #BWSC19 #bluepointhttps://t.co/RiGGvWEmAaOur pilot, @bertlongin, is preparing himself to drive the lap of a lifetime! Today is qualification day! #BWSC19https://t.co/Wl3v3pZi3m
10/12
2019
We're marking UN’s International Day of the Girl today by celebrating the over 200 women who are part of the 2019 B… https://t.co/qWMT5DQOTb
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10/11
2019
Great testday @solarteam_be and they give me a warm welcom🙏 worldsolarchallenge 👍 https://t.co/oJytjMoGEv
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamBelgen gaan met zonnewagen voor goud op WK in Australië https://t.co/DUJoSaaAOW
Retweeted by Agoria Solar Team#Scrutineering update: we passed! All green! ✅✅✅ After stopping by a third time, we finally received that last gree… https://t.co/gn9kfeoN03STATIC SCRUTINEERING UPDATE @VattenfallTeam 🇳🇱 @AntakariST 🇨🇱 @solarteam_be 🇧🇪 @DurUniSolarCar 🇬🇧 MDH Solar 🇸🇪… https://t.co/YEEIfnycNg
Retweeted by Agoria Solar Team🔊🔊Interview 🔊🔊 We caught up with Yante from @solarteam_be to talk about the work the only Belgian team in the fiel… https://t.co/tlebOFDPN5
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10/10
2019
In 3... days, the race is ON! 😱 We're very excited to follow the @solarteam_be in their cross-Australia race. Quali… https://t.co/UOWUyRqmQ6
Retweeted by Agoria Solar TeamThe race is getting closer and the motivation of the 𝗔𝗴𝗼𝗿𝗶𝗮 𝗦𝗼𝗹𝗮𝗿 𝘁𝗲𝗮𝗺 is only getting stronger! The 𝗔𝗴𝗼𝗿𝗶𝗮 and the… https://t.co/KW9Xfiupan
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10/9
2019
Static Scrutineering! A quick recap of the day: we passed nearly all checks but have some modifications to do to th… https://t.co/jeGcTduxyMPassing through the stages of scrutineering! Some changes have to be made, but so far - so good. #scrutineeringhttps://t.co/sbs6iqi8tP
10/8
2019
@VattenfallTeam Thank you! Good luck to you as well 👏Big day! We’re at the Darwin Convention Centre for #staticScrutineering, where the #BluePoint will be checked to se… https://t.co/yEcuMRv5zE
10/7
2019
Packing up & heading home! Succesful testing time out on the track. 😎☀️ #BWSC2019 #HiddenValley https://t.co/sQpQ1oEBQTImpressive car convoy, no? 😉 #BWSC2019 https://t.co/NmYuCzrTPmTesting out at Hidden Valley Race Track today! Only 6 more days until the #DynamicScrutineering or hotlap starts!… https://t.co/97neYORne3BWSC at the Darwin Waterfront today! Featuring a Q&A with @ATNSolarCar, @solarteamtwente, @WestSydSolarCar & Chris… https://t.co/EmxmOC4und
10/6
2019
The end of the day, we did some strategic tests to measure our power consumption. We will use this data during the… https://t.co/KV8tQ2VJJCWe are driving out of the simulated control stop. A 30 minute pause to switch drivers and fill the water bottles… https://t.co/0HWHC8sF3zThere are other teams as well, this is the car of the stanford university: Black Mamba @SUSolarCar #solarracinghttps://t.co/ZZHYr7WIRP
10/3
2019

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