Rick Wagoner checks out the Challenge-X competitors, click the image for more photos

As the year three competition for Challenge-X continued on Friday at the GM Proving Ground, GM Chairman Rick Wagoner stopped by to check out the activity. Wagoner toured the work area where students were working on their cars and had lunch with representatives of the teams.

Wagoner also drove the vehicles from the teams that won the first two years of the competition, the University of Waterloo and Virginia Tech. The competition is continuing until next Thursday when GM Vice-President of R&D Larry Burns will announce the winner at GM Headquarters in Detroit.

[Source: General Motors, thanks to Noel for the tip]

I'm reporting this comment as:

Reported comments and users are reviewed by Autoblog staff 24 hours a day, seven days a week to determine whether they violate Community Guideline. Accounts are penalized for Community Guidelines violations and serious or repeated violations can lead to account termination.

    • 1 Second Ago
  • From Our Partners

    You May Like
    Links by Zergnet
    Share This Photo X