We are displaying all three of our vehicles at the NC Spot Festival in Hampstead this weekend. Come visit us from 10-6 each day; we are next to the camel rides! Proceeds from the Spot Festival help support the Topsail schools.
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
It's time for the Topsail Electric Vehicle Annual Raffle!
We have big plans for next year's team, including an all-new conversion and significant updates to our other vehicles, but none of it will be possible without financial support.
We have over $2,100 in total prizes available, including...
Recliner from Hampstead Furniture
Ukulele from the Ukulele Academy
Car Detailing and Oil Change at Jeff Gordon Chevrolet
Car Detailing at Stevenson Honda
Oil Change and Car Wash at Wilmington Motor Works
Alignment and Tire Rotation at MS Auto
Massage and Facial from Innis Spa
Fishing Rod from Eastern Outfitters
Video Sunglasses from Surf City Pier
Gift Certificates to numerous restaurants and businesses, including:
Advance Auto, Camino Real, Dunkin Donuts, Englese's, Fuzzy Peach, Highway 55, Jungle Rapids, Long Horn, NY Corner Deli, Pizza Hut and Reel Pizza.
Tickets are $10, or 3 for $25, and may be purchased at the drawing.
The drawing will be held May 28th at 6:00PM in the EV Shop (located behind Topsail High School.
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Monday, April 21, 2014
Sunday, April 20, 2014
Monday, April 7, 2014
This weekend we competed at the EV Challenge at NCCAR in Garysburg, NC. We are pleased to announce some excellent results. Without further ado:
1st Place Overall, Car Class
1st Place Overall, Truck Class
1st Place Overall, STEM Cycle
1st Place School Initiative
2nd Place, Vehicle Design, Truck Class
2nd Place, Vehicle Design, STEM Cycle
Individual (or partner) events:
1st place, Troubleshooting: Ryan Latronico and Justin Poplaski
1st place, Oratorical: Katiana Vazquez and Tyler King
1st Place, Range (Car): Zac Bender and Justin Poplaski
1st Place, Jeopardy, Ben Nazelrod and Justin Poplaski
1st Place, Range (Truck): Grant Simme and Weston Hicks
1st Place, Autocross (Truck): Ben Nazelrod
1st Place, Acceleration (STEM Cycle): Brandon Whaley
1st Place, Range (STEM Cycle): Brandon Whaley
1st Place, Autocross (STEM Cycle): Roberto Gonzalez
2nd Place, Autocross (Car): Ryan Latronico (A very consistent and fast performance!)
2nd Place, Acceleration (Truck): Logan Moore
2nd Place, Troubleshooting: Weston Hicks and Domenick DiBiase
3rd Place, Acceleration (Car): Katiana Vazquez
3rd Place, Jeopardy: Logan Moore and Tyler King
3rd Place, Oratorical: Grant Simme and Zac Bender
Monday, February 17, 2014
The EV program has been hard at work designing our small-scale (Electrathon-style) electric vehicle over the past two months. We are now receiving equipment and will begin assembly in preparation for the EV Challenge on April 4-6. Pictures of our progress will be posted soon.