he Bagre III, race number 307, a Prototype vehicle running on battery electric for team MecMack from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie in São Paulo, in technical inspection during day two of the Shell Eco-marathon Americas in Detroit, Friday, April 22, 2016. (Bryan Mitchell/AP Images for Shell)

A battle under blue skies

The tenth Shell Eco-marathon Americas drew a record 124 teams from seven countries to Detroit, USA, as well as 20,000 visitors, for the ultra-energy-efficiency driving challenge. 

Shell Eco-marathon UrbanConcept cars

Drivers' World Championship

The world's best UrbanConcept teams will hit the track in London to see who is the most energy-efficient driver.

 

Drivers' World Championship
Shell Eco-marathon orange Prototype on track

Team registration

Register here beginning in Aug 23 2016, to be a participant or if your team wants to join Shell Eco-marathon Asia, Americas or Europe.

Shell Eco-marathon Team registration

News and highlights

A battle under blue skies

The tenth Shell Eco-marathon Americas drew a record 124 teams from seven countries to Detroit, USA, as well as 20,000 visitors, for the ultra-energy-efficiency driving challenge. 

Canadian upset rocks Detroit

Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2015 -- the first in Detroit -- closed with a dramatic come from behind win for the top mileage crown.

Off-Track Awards

See all the Off-Track Award winners at Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2015.

Blown away at Shell Eco-marathon Americas

With a marching band and a cry of “Let the Shell Eco-marathon begin!” more than a thousand students and volunteers shook the rafters of Cobo Center and officially kicked off the fuel economy competition’s first visit to Detroit.

Toronto dethrones perennial champ laval in detroit

12-Apr-2015

Detroit, MI (April 13, 2015) – In this global auto capital that sparked automotive innovation a century ago, two Canadian universities battled for the second year in a row Sunday to see which would win the 2015 Shell Eco-marathon Americas ultra-energy-efficient student mileage challenge. 

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Results and awards

View the latest results and list of On-track and Off-track Award winners at Shell Eco-marathon Americas.

For Americas participants

If you’re a participant or want to join Shell Eco-marathon Americas, see all you need to know about the competition.