McMaster Solar Car Project

With a focus on sustainability and experiential learning, the McMaster Solar Car Project (MSCP) is a student lead team which aims to develop students' transferable skills all while creating a fun atmosphere that is condusive towards learning and productivity. By experiencing engineering in the context of renewable forms of transportation, students of the McMaster Solar Car Project appreciate the importance of developing the skills necessary to create a greener future.


FSGP 2015

From July 26 2015 to July 31, students of the McMaster Solar Car Project will be attending the Formula Sun Grand Prix (FSGP) race at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, TX.

Keep Winter Cool

An event that aims to raise awareness about the potential effects of climate change on the ski industry. Students from the McMaster Solar Car Project attended this event early March to present the benefits of solar transportation as an alternative to petrol automobiles.

May at Mac 2015

Keen to introduce the new and prospective students of McMaster, members of the McMaster Solar Car Project introduced first years to the benefits of joining the team.


The McMaster Solar Car Project is always happy to welcome dedicated members across all faculties and disciplines. Although primarily technical in nature, roles on the Solar Car team are not strictly limited to electrical and mechanical work. The team is seeking a variety of roles in website design, media, marketing, sponsorship, and education. If you think the McMaster Solar Car Project is a good fit for you, please fill out the below form for submission. Applicants who meet the team’s criteria will be selected for an interview for team positions.