Electric pole position: High school race team snares first place

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Twelve local high school students put the pedal to the metal and won the inaugural 2013 Washington, D.C., Electric Vehicle Grand Prix.

Nine area teams met June 8 in a parking lot at National Harbor in Oxon Hill to race their self-assembled electric cars for a chance to compete in the national championship in October.

The Clarksburg High School Racers took top honors, making 50 laps around the track in one hour and also racking up the fastest qualifying time. Global EEE, the Electrical Vehicle Association of Greater Washington, D.C., and Pepco were major organizers and sponsors. Read More

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