The Green Team Twente is currently in the lead at the Shell Eco Marathon (SEM) held in the UK this week. After the first day of racing yesterday, the UT student team holds the best result in their category.
The Shell Eco Marathon (SEM) is starting tomorrow in London. The entire Green Team Twente has spent a year preparing for it, yet now their hydrogen car Aurora One is mainly in the hands of Nienke van der Werf and Isabel Koopman, the team’s two drivers.
Stress, broken car parts, long working days, tight deadlines… those are also things that the Green Team Twente needs to deal with. All of it is intensified now, just a few short days before the grand finale of the team’s year: the Shell Eco Marathon in London.
The Green Team Twente unveiled their newest hydrogen car today in the Grolsch Veste. It carries the name Aurora One. With its green colour and brand-new aerodynamic design, it’s very different from its predecessors.
The five UT student teams are preparing for 2018. What can we expect from the RoboTeam, Green Team Twente, Electric Superbike, Solar Boat and Solar Team? In the second episode of this five-part series: Green Team Twente on their way to the Shell Eco Marathon held in July 2018 in London.
This year’s Green Team Twente was introduced yesterday at a Kick-off event in Rijssen. Besides its brand-new members, the student team presented many other changes: a new aerodynamic design of their hydrogen car, a new workplace and a new official color.
The Green Team Twente has just revealed their brand-new hydrogen car. Its name is H2∞ and it differs from its predecessors in several aspects. Among other innovations, H2∞ is equipped with a new gearbox, a clutch and a new Formula 1 inspired steering wheel – all added to help the UT team claim one of the top three spots in the upcoming Shell Eco Marathon.