CU Connections newsletter

17 04 2013

[News Article] CU Connections newsletter: Five questions for Ron Rorrer

Associate professor motors between classic cars and hydrogen-powered future


ME Senior Design Team wins First Place

9 04 2013

[News Article] ME Senior Design Team wins First Place

ME Senior Design Team wins First Place in their category at the Shell Eco-Marathon Americas

First Place Fuel Cell Prototype winner

9 04 2013

First Place Fuel Cell Prototype winner

(Image credit: Shell Eco-marathon)

“First Place Fuel Cell Prototype winner University of Colorado Denver with Allison Falender, Technology Manager Shell Global Solutions, and Niel Golightly, Vice President of Communications, Upstream Americas, during the Awards Ceremony at Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2013 on Sunday, April 7, in downtown Houston.” Achieving a best run score of 54.1 mi/kWh!

Visit the Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2013 competition page for other results –

CU Denver students win big

9 04 2013

[News Article] CU Denver students win big with ultra-high mileage car

CU Denver students conquered their division in the Shell Eco-marathon.

First place!

7 04 2013



More to come…

UCD #118 running strong!

6 04 2013

(Image credit: Shell Eco-marathon)

Live results

Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2013 results. Select the category (Prototype), energy type (Hydrogen) or team (H2 Eco-Challengers) and follow the competition live from the track in Houston.

Inspections Done!

4 04 2013

All done with the technical and safety inspections! Race day starts tomorrow.


Driver visibility and horn test:

Incline brake test:

Safety harness test:

Hydrogen fuel cell leak test:

Inspection approved: