Build the best solar car we can with what we have, whom we have, and the time we have

Develop the skills necessary for high-level professional work by experiencing an engineering startup environment, including innovative hands-on engineering and operations.

Learn from mistakes and utilize Hyperloop Competition experience while also paving new paths of understanding

Complete a minimum viable product solarcar to compete in the Summer 2023 Formula Sun Grand Prix

Team Structure

Badger Solar Racing is made up of more than 60 undergraduate, and graduate students. To keep our work on track and organized we are split into many sub-teams, under three main categories.

Our Mission

Provide an unparalleled learning opportunity that fosters innovation and hands-on experience.


We are a registered student organization with the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Our organizations goal is to design, build and test a car to compete in the American Solar Challenge.

Made up of a majority of undergraduate students, we put our efforts forth to this organization to better ourselves as well as to contribute to the development of a future mode of transportation we believe in.

All of our efforts are made possible by our generous donors, who we cannot thank enough.