The Hybrid Go-kart challenges by Republic Motorsports is for encouraging teams from universities and colleges for manufacture a Hybrid Go-kart in which undergraduate and graduate students will  design, fabricate, develop and compete with small, Go-kart style, hybrid-powered vehicle. The purpose of this event is encourage students to work on hybrid and electric mobility so environment technology for future.

Teams typically spend eight months designing, building, testing and preparing their vehicles before a competition. The competitions themselves give teams the chance to demonstrate and prove both their creativity and their engineering skills in comparison to teams from other universities around the world.