24 Sep '13, 2pm

#electricvehicle Report: 849-mpg Mater Dei high school ecocar wins DIY prize from AutoZone

#electricvehicle Report: 849-mpg Mater Dei high school ecocar wins DIY prize from AutoZone

Built-From-Scratch Eco-Car Wins AutoZone's "Show It Off, America" Contest Car enthusiasts from across the nation recognized for best DIY projects MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- AutoZone has announced the winners of its Show It Off, America social media contest, which recognized the best do-it-yourself (DIY) automotive projects in the country. A group of students from Mater Dei High School in Evansville, Ind., led by parent volunteers, were deemed the grand prize winner for their "eco-car" creation. The group received a Duralast® 392-piece tool cabinet, valued at $2,500, and will participate in activities this year that showcase the winning vehicle. To enter, participants were asked to upload an image of their most impressive DIY automotive project and submit a brief description of their efforts. Entries were judged on the basis of project difficu...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2013/09/24/849-mpg-mater-dei-hi...

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