News and Views
Mon June 21, 2010
West Philadelphia High School Students Compete with World's Best Engineers to Create Cars that Deliver 100-MPG Fuel Efficiency
By Jim Hilgen
Philadelphia, PA – The nationally recognized West Philly Hybrid X Team is in the running for part of a $10 million prize in the Progressive Automotive X Prize competition. The 15-student team has built two vehicles capable of delivering 100-mpg fuel efficiency. WRTI's Jim Hilgen examines how the group has managed to compete with the world' best engineers.