Driving the future of mobility

Shell Eco-marathon challenges student teams around the world to design, build and drive the most energy-efficient cars.
After Shell Eco-marathon Le Mans took place for the first time in May 2016, Teams from all over Europe will once again come to the Karting International track to battle for ultimate energy efficiency.

If you have any questions or wish to register please contact us at shell-eco.marathon@shell.com.

About the competition

Shell Eco-marathon Le Mans is a great opportunity:

  • For inexperienced teams to practice and improve their vehicle in order to get selected for the Shell Eco-marathon Europe 2018.
  • For new-comers to present and test their project and above all experience the unique Shell Eco-marathon spirit with fellow competitors on a professional circuit.
  • For experienced teams to fine tune their vehicles and strive to improve their personal bests.

Competition rules

Shell Eco-marathon Le Mans runs under two sets of rules: Shell Eco-marathon 2017 Global Rules, Chapter I and Shell Eco-marathon Le Mans 2017, Chapter II, with specific information about the event.    

Download: Shell Eco-marathon 2017 Global Rules, Chapter I

Download: Shell Eco-marathon Le Mans 2017 Rules, Chapter II 

Location and track

The competition will take place at Le Mans Karting International, on the "Circuit International de Karting" track. Visit the official website: www.lemans-karting.com

Download: Shell Eco-marathon Le Mans Track Map

Download: Le Mans Topographic Track Map

Competition Results

Click on the link below to see the detail of technical inspection and on-track results from Shell Eco-marathon Le Mans 2017.

Download: Shell Eco-marathon Le Mans 2017 competition results

Register your team!

Team registration for Shell Eco-marathon Le Mans is now closed. Keep an eye on our registration website to find out when registration for 2018 opens!

Just remember: registration for Shell Eco-marathon Le Mans or any other Shell Eco-marathon event is free of charge. You just need to get your team and vehicle ready to hit the track!

Access the registration website now!

Contact us

If your team wants to find out more, please send an email to shell-eco.marathon@shell.com.

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For participants

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