H2 Grand Prix WORLD FINALS 2022
On June 4th, 2022 in Assen, the Netherlands 15 teams from around the world participated in the 2022 H2GP World Finals race to find out which team of students best paired data, reason, and driving skills to become the new H2GP World Champions. This year Oakwood High School’s Pink team captured first place by completing 1,363 laps in six hours!
Incredibly the car for Oakwood High School’s Blue team came in second place with 1,353 laps, and Steam Legacy High School’s team took third place with its car completing 1,266 laps. All three of those teams came from Southern California to participate in the race on Saturday.
However, all 15 of the teams on Saturday raced with champion-level passion. The students incorporated numerous strategies into their cars including trying different martials like carbon fiber and brass or trying different kinds of batteries along with the use of super capacitors. Additionally, the car design for almost every team showed a great deal of thought.
The following is the full list of all the teams that won an award on Saturday:
Endurance First Place: Oakwood Pink
Endurance Second Place: Oakwood Blue
Endurance Third Place: Steam Legacy Steam2
Energy: Oakwood Pink and Werk 1
Innovation: Ege Hydrofoxes
Design: Ase Racer
Pit Stop: Oakwood Pink and Blue
Presentation: Alfa Racing 2