Together with our large network, our old team members and students from all layers of education, our team of 19 RED Engineers challenges the future of urban mobility. By creating the best solar car in the world, we develop technologies and innovations for efficient use of solar energy as a power source for vehicles.

Global goals

Solar energy

The Earth has to be protected from being warmed up too much by the Sun, while the Sun is actually the source of life and renewable energy. We focus on renewable energy and build the newest hightech solar car, Red Shift.

Technologies & Innovations

By creating the best solar car in the world, we develop technologies and innovations for efficient use of solar energy as a power source for vehicles. Therefore, this example of automotive technology and innovation will make the difference.

Reduction of noise & Emmisions

In this Urban World mobility and transportation are the crucial blood vessels in the networks created by metropoles. Quality of life is determined by quality of traffic and transport. The reduction of noise and emmisions is key. The electric solar car, is the revolution of the 21st century.

Latest news

High Tech In The Outback: Motor Controller Unit (MCU)

Een jaar lang hebben wij als team ons leven veranderd, om mee te doen aan de Bridgestone World Solar Challenge. De afgelopen weken zijn we al flink ingegaan op wat er nu eigenlijk in RED Shift zit verborgen. Maar naast RED Shift zijn wij bezig met het ontwikkelen van...

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Solar Team Twente fifth to cross the finish line

After five days of racing, Solar Team Twente crossed the finish line in the Australian outback in fifth place. The team is very proud of their achievements in this spectacular race. They only just made the finish line today, arriving in Adelaide’s busy city centre...

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Waanzinnige beelden van spannende eindstrijd

Zó. Het einde van de Bridgestone World Solar Challenge is daar. Dag vijf en we hebben de eindstreep gehaald. Kijk even mee hoe wij deze spannende dag beleefden! Controlestop Glendambo We bereikten controlestop Glendambo na circa 10 minuten rijden. Hier hebben we in...

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''I’d put my money on the sun and solar energy. What a source of power! I hope we don’t have to wait until oil and coal run out before we tackle that.'' - Thomas Edison (1931)