Brew Tech students compete in electric car race Monday - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Brew Tech students compete in electric car race Monday

(Source: Brewbaker Technology High School) (Source: Brewbaker Technology High School)
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -

Barber Motor Sports Park in Birmingham, which is usually known for its races where cars reach speeds in excess of 150 mph, will be hosting a slightly different race Monday.

According to school officials, a student electric car team from Brewbaker Technology Magnet High School will be get the chance to compete at park against a dozen other student led teams. Each of the teams has designed and built their own car and will be testing those cars in a race on the course.

During a three month period, Brew Tech students designed and built a highly aerodynamic electric vehicle, nicknamed the BT-ONE, capable of reaching speeds of 31 miles per hour. 

Good luck in Monday's race Brewbaker Electric Car team!

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