MAX: Our Quest for a DIY 100-MPG Car

Progress continues on MAX, the home-built, 100-mpg car (prospectively) that you’ll be able to make for $10,000.

Escape from Berkeley team
The team that won the 2008 Escape from Berkeley race: Jack McCornack (left), Dave Levison (standing), and Sharon Westcott (seated).
KATHERINE LOECK