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UW’s Challenge X Team

August 11th, 2007 |
UW’s Challenge X Team

At Hybridfest in Madison, Wisc., the University of Wisconsin had their Challenge X team present. The team placed 2nd in the competition for the last 2 years with its diesel electric propulsion system.

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Challenge X: Team Texas Tech

June 18th, 2007 |
Challenge X: Team Texas Tech

Texas Tech competed in Challenge X by converting a Chevrolet Equinox into a hybrid electric vehicle fueled with both hydrogen and E85. The vehicle uses a COBASYS NiMH battery pack to provide energy storage and electric power to the motor. ...
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Challenge X: UWAFT Leader Mike Wahlstrom

June 15th, 2007 |
Challenge X: UWAFT Leader Mike Wahlstrom

Mike Wahlstrom is co-team leader for the University of Waterloo Alternative Fuels Team in Challenge X. The only Canadian team participating in the competition, the Waterloo team used hydrogen as its fuel source.

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Andy Frank at Challenge X

June 14th, 2007 |
Andy Frank at Challenge X

Dr. Andy Frank is faculty advisor to the Challenge X team, from UC Davis. While at the GM Proving Grounds for some of the event, I had the opportunity to speak with him about the event and the vehicle his ...
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Challenge X Winner

June 13th, 2007 |
Challenge X Winner

Christopher Witt, co-team leader for Mississippi State’s Challenge X team, discusses his school’s victory this year.

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Challenge X: Year 3 Awards

June 12th, 2007 |
Challenge X: Year 3 Awards

In Challenge X, the U.S. Department of Energy has partnered with GM for a three-year competition, giving engineering schools an opportunity to participate in hands-on research and development with leading-edge automotive propulsion, fuels, materials, and emissions-control technologies. Seventeen teams were ...
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Blogger Interview with GM’s Micky Bly

June 8th, 2007 |
Blogger Interview with GM’s Micky Bly

At the Challenge X event held at the GM World Headquarters in Detroit, MI, Micky Bly, engineering director for GM’s hybrid vehicle integration contols, reached out for a one-on-one with a group of bloggers including Sam Abuelsamid from AutoblogGreen, Todd ...
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