About Badgerloop

We are a registered student organization at the University of Wisconsin–Madison that competes in the American Solar Challenge.

Made up of undergraduate and graduate students of various disciplines, any students who are interested in contributing to a new mode of transportation can join!

Team Goals:

Build the best solar car possible with our available resources

Develop the skills needed for high-level, professionalwork through hands-on experience gained in an engineering startup envirnoment

Learn from our mistakes and utilize Hyperloop Competition experience while paving new paths of understanding

Complete a minimum viable product for solar car to compete in the Summer 2022 Formula Sun Grand Prix

Our History:


  • Badgerloop Pivioted

    After a global pandemic and radio silence from the Hyperloop Competition Committee, Badgerloop executives make the decision to participate in the American Solar Challenge.

  • Solar Car I - Design

    Goal: Complete a minimum viable product solarcar to compete in the Summer 2022 Formula Sun Grand Prix