Clean Snowmobile Challenge Starts Tomorrow at KRC
For the 14th year running, Michigan Tech's Keweenaw Research Center is bringing talented student engineers to compete over spring break for the quietest, cleanest snowmobile.
The Clean Snowmobile Challenge is a sanctioned SAE International competition, with events ranging from an endurance run to emissions and noise tests to acceleration and handling courses.
Quick rundown of the events and what our Michigan Tech team will be covering this week:
- Tomorrow (March 7): Copper Harbor endurance run; we'll be doing a Facebook live video as the teams roll in and tweeting from @mturesearch.
- Thursday (March 9): Noise and emissions tests; we'll be posting more photos and videos with industry partners and tweeting from @mturesearch
- Saturday (March 11): Acceleration and handling events are open to the public.