Photo gallery Students unveil second version of BadgerLoop pod

June 19, 2017

A team of students revealed their in-progress design for the Badgerloop Pod II during an event held for media, sponsors and supporters at the UW–Madison Mechanical Engineering Building lobby on June 17, 2017. The Badgerloop team, which competed last winter in the first hyperloop competition, is preparing for the international SpaceX Hyperloop Competition II Aug. 25-27, 2017, in California. A hyperloop involves a pod moving in a low-pressure tube at hundreds of miles per hour. The sole criteria for this year’s competition is speed.

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