About Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2017

Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2017 comes back to Detroit, Michigan, from April 27-30, 2017.

The competition comes back to the heart of the Motor City, with more than 100 teams from across the Americas!

The rules

Shell Eco-marathon Americas runs under two sets of rules: Global Rules, Chapter I and the Americas Rules, Chapter II:

  • The Shell Eco-marathon Global Rules, Chapter I contain all technical rules and specifications for you to build your vehicle. It also has important and detailed information about the On-Track and Off-Track Awards. Remember to read the rules carefully before applying to the competition.
  • The Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2017 Rules, Chapter II contains all local information specific to the event in Detroit.

About the track in Detroit

Located in the heart of the Motor City, the track in Detroit will be located on the city streets near the Cobo Convention Center.

There will be no changes to the track in 2017. See Chapter II rules for details.

What if you have more questions?

If you still have any questions, please contact us by sending an email to ecomarathonamericas@shell.com or leave a comment on the Shell Eco-marathon Americas Facebook group.

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