Solar race in Australia – level 1
This news is from Australia. A race is held there. It is only for solar cars. The cars travel 3,000 kilometres. They go from Darwin to Adelaide.
A 1,000-watt car can complete the trip in just 50 hours. There are 47 teams this year. This solar race is the biggest solar vehicle event in the world.
Difficult words: race (a situation when people go fast and try to win against other people), solar (relating to the sun), vehicle (a thing like a car).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
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