Driving the future of mobility

Since 1985, Shell Eco-marathon has challenged student teams around the world to design, build and drive the most energy-efficient cars. On its third successful edition in Brazil, the Challenger Event took place in Rio de Janeiro from October 8-11, 2018.

Shell Eco-marathon Brazil welcomes young engineers from across the country to hit the purpose-built urban track at the Riocentro Convention Centre and push the boundaries of energy efficiency.

About the competition

Shell Eco-marathon Brazil is a great opportunity:

  • For inexperienced teams to practice and improve their vehicle in order to get selected for Shell Eco-marathon Americas.
  • For newcomers 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 Brazil runs under two sets of rules: Shell Eco-marathon 2018 Global Rules, Chapter I, and Shell Eco-marathon Brazil 2018, Chapter II, with specific information about the event in Rio.

Download: Shell Eco-marathon 2018 Global Rules, Chapter I

Download: Shell Eco-marathon 2018 Brazil Rules, Chapter II

Location and track

The competition took place at the Riocentro Convention Centre, in Rio de Janeiro, on a purpose-built urban track.

Competition Results

Click below for past results from Shell Eco-marathon Brazil.

Download: Shell Eco-marathon Brazil 2018 competition results

Download: Shell Eco-marathon Brazil 2017 competition results