The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge shows the true potential of sustainable mobility

EVolocity isn’t the only mobility challenge Bridgestone supports. One of the most iconic events in theworld, the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge (BWSC) happens in Australia every two years, and hashad the global support of Bridgestone since 2013. This year saw reigning champions Innoptus Solar Team from Belgium claim back-to-back honours inthe outright ‘Challenger Class’ –…

Teacher perspective: Avonside Girls High

The Avonside Girls High School teams have had an eventful couple of years in EVolocity – including a disastrous theft of their karts in 2022 (which featured on Seven Sharp), along with competition success in 2023. Quentin Smitheram is Assistant Head of Technology at Avonside Girls in Christchurch – here’s his account of their 2023…

EVolocity at Wings Over Wairarapa

The EVolocity team were thrilled to be part of this year’s ‘Take Flight’ program at the iconic Wings Over Wairarapa event. The beautiful Wairarapa provides a stunning backdrop to an extravaganza of aerial action over three days. You will see over 70 aircraft including vintage, military, jets, helicopters, aerobatic displays, and much more! In addition…

EVolocity team story: Vivinauts

Vivinauts team 2022: a recap of their experience. Our team came into this challenge with little to no knowledge of the skills required, but wereambitious in our willingness to learn. It was necessary for us to work as a team, not only with theother Vivinauts but also expert mentors, our parents and Vivita crew. We…

Alumni Interview: Joella – Engineering Student

What is Mechatronics Engineering? Mechatronics is the field behind the “Smart Products and Systems” that increasingly dominate many aspects of our lives. It sits at the intersection of mechanical, electrical, and computer engineering and combines sensors, software, and motors to create innovative new devices – for home, and for industrial settings including spacecraft. We chatted…

Revving Up for a Sustainable Future: How the Motor Trade Association (MTA) is Driving Change in New Zealand’s Automotive Industry

A word from our sponsor, MTA Revving Up for a Sustainable Future: How the Motor Trade Association (MTA) is Driving Change in New Zealand’s Automotive Industry Are you interested in the future of New Zealand’s automotive industry and the environment? We at the Motor Trade Association (MTA) certainly are. As an organisation we represent over 5,000…