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. After two successful editions in Brazil, the Challenger Event will take 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 will run 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. Chapter II will be available in August.

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

Location and track

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

Competition Results

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

Download: Shell Eco-marathon Brazil 2017 competition results 

FAQs Brazil

Check the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) about Shell Eco-marathon Brazil and get ready to the competition!

Download: Shell Eco-marathon Brazil most frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Register your team!

Phase 1 of team registration for Shell Eco-marathon Brazil 2018 opens on May 28 and closes on July 19.

Just remember: registration for Shell Eco-marathon Brazil 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 you need more information, please contact us: shellecomarathon-brasil@shell.com.

You can also join our Shell Eco-marathon Brazil Facebook group

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