Vehicle Dynamics Group

Chief Dynamic Engineer: Alexander Vanden Bussche

Email: vand1090@umn.edu

Vehicle Dynamics Group focuses on the moving components of the solar car. This group is responsible for designing and building everything from the steering to the wheels; Vehicle Dynamics ensures that our car performs optimally.  These students are typically studying Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, but Vehicle Dynamics wants students of all talents to help make our car run.

 

Vehicle Dynamics Group consists of 6 teams:

  • Battery
  • Powertrain
  • Speed Control
  • Steering
  • Suspension
  • Wheels