Our Plan

Virginia Tech will be perfecting a parallel plug-in hybrid electric vehicle powered by E85. The team has laid out technical goals which will guide them throughout all four years of the competition. Technical goals also help the team measure their successes and identify areas to improve.

Technical goals

  • Ensure safety
  • Improve fuel economy and performance
  • Maintain 100% rear wheel drive
  • Maintain stock passenger capability
  • Meet 2020 CAFE requirements
  • Meet competition requirements
  • Avoid design penalties
  • Maintain Camaro heritage as performance vehicle