Faculty, staff, and students gathered on the engineering plaza on May 26, 2017, to welcome home the University of Tennessee EcoCAR 3 team. They earned an overall fifth-place finish (out of 16) with a sweet set of superlatives in their third year of competition.
- First IVM — 60 mph
- First 50-70 mph
- First in Ride Quality
- Spirit of Communications Award
To top it all off with a bang, Butch Irick, research assistant professor in mechanical engineering, was named Outstanding Faculty Advisor.