All academic teams wishing to participate in the Greenpower Challenge need to use Siemens PLM Software (Solid Edge and/or NX) for the design of their Greenpower car. Siemens Solid Edge is an industry-leading 3D CAD mechanical design system with exceptional tools for creating and managing 3D designs.
Solid Edge Student Edition is available to all students at no cost (free). Students can obtain Solid Edge by registering at www.siemens.com/plm/solid-edge-student
Solid Edge High School Edition is available to all secondary schools at no cost (free) and provides an academic site license. Schools can obtain Solid Edge by registering at www.siemens.com/plm/solid-edge-highschool.
The F24 kit car assembly completely modeled in Solid Edge as well as additional curriculum material can be found at: http://www.plm.automation.siemens.com/en_us/academic/projects-competitions/greenpower.shtml