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Sonoma Raceway Selected

Sep 22, 2017

Iin conjunction with Sonoma Raceway and Speedway Motorsports Inc., Shell announced Sonoma Raceway as the 2018 location for Make the Future California featuring Shell Eco-marathon Americas from April 19-22, 2018.

Multiple Strategic Partners help Shell “Make the Future” in Detroit

Apr 26, 2017

Shell today announced that it has enlisted 16 strategic partners for this week's jam-packed Make the Future Detroit festival and annual Shell Eco-marathon Americas student competition along the Motor City's downtown streets. The event draws more than 1,200 high school and university participants from across the Americas – and an expected 20,000 visitors – to help identify more and cleaner energy solutions.

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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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.