The solar car’s improved design features new generation sun power cells and a sleeker, more maneuverable and aerodynamic design. The car’s top surface is encapsulated with solar cells provided by Sunpower, a company that provides the highest-efficiency solar cells in the world. The solar cells are manufactured in Laguna where hundreds of thousands of cells are exported to other countries.
Sikat’s body is made of lightweight carbon fiber found in current F1 car models like that of Sinag. At 190 kg, Sikat is lighter by 100 kilograms and can outrun Sinag’s top speed of 112 kph.