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.

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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

Apr 12, 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.