Project SINAG : The First Philippine Solar-Powered Car

Team Philippines

the dlsu team on a solar car projection modelSINAG, the first Filipino solar-powered car to enter the World Solar Challenge in Australia from October 21 to 28, 2007 is being developed and built by the students and faculty members of De La Salle University-Manila, under the guidance of:

  • Rene Fernandez
    Overall Technical Project Leader
  • Robert Obiles
    Overall Student Team Leader
  • Ronafe de Castro
    Sinag Team Secretary

DLSU Team: Team SINAG
Organization Name: Philippine Solar Car Challenge Society, Inc.

Mechanical Team

Design and fabrication of all mechanical components like steering, brakes, suspension and weight balancing.

Advised by :
Anthony Escolar
Student Team Leader :
Mico Villena

  • Prince Asumbrado
  • Maybelline Boon
  • Neo Broncano
  • GJ Campecino
  • Hanry Chan
  • Hanz Chiong
  • Klyde Chua
  • Javy Locsin
  • Rick Senales
  • Sherwin Siahetiong
  • Chike Siman
  • Raffy Velasco
CAD Team

Advised By :
Isidro Marfori

  • John Ng
  • Prince Ang
Drivers
  • Ivan Porcalla
  • Eric Tan
  • Sherwin To
  • Robert Obiles

 

 

 

 

Electrical Team

Design and fabrication of all electrical components. Also include race strategy and instrumentations.

Advised By :
Jose Antonio Catalan, Emmanuel Gonzalez, Cesar Llorente, Leo Ambata, Jingel Tio and Noriel Mallari
Student Team Leader :
Kaiser Fernandez

  • Prince Ang
  • Ryan Joseph Bitanga
  • Jhoana Guillen E. Bregonia
  • Walter Chua
  • Harold King M. Dimay
  • Lorenzo Miguel A. Javier
  • Rainier N. Ong
  • Fredric Lance C. Ong
  • Frank J. Tua
  • Erbert Anton P. Vergara
  • Vincent Yao
Shell Team

Design and fabrication of an aerodynamic shell for the solar car.

Advised By :
Martin Ernesto Kalaw
Student Team Leader :
Martin Sy-Quia

  • Margarita Antonio
  • Alfred Cabiling
  • Jon Louie Chiu
  • Mark de Jesus
  • Jade Lu
  • John Ng
  • Elvin Ngo
  • Josue Reyes
  • Bryan Sy
  • Martin Sy-Quia
  • Victor Yu
  • Sherwin To
  • Lavina Parwani
Marketing Team
  • Dennis Beng Hui — DLSU IE Department
  • Brian Gail Bautista — DLSU Marketing & Communication
  • Gian Carlo Vizcarra — DLSU Marketing & Communication
  • Cherry Ramirez — Ford Group Philippines
  • Ernest Estrera — Motolite
  • Jess Garcia — Philippine Airlines
  • Jemmie Chua — San Miguel Corporation
  • Mylene Santos — Pilipinas Shell
  • Jong Jimenez — Sunpower
  • Isabel Arches — Ventus
  • Jovy Astillero — Creasia
  • Mark Peckson — JWT
  • Donna Conda — Stratworks, Inc.
SINAG TEAM to AUSTRALIA

Rene Fernandez
Jack Catalan
Isidro Marfori
Emmanuel Gonzales
Noriel Mallari
Eric Tan
Ivan Porcalla
Sherwin To
Robert Obiles
Prince Ang
Mico Villena
Martin Sy-Quia
Vincent Yao
Kaiser Fernandez
Walter Chua