Nanyang Technological University in Singapore beat other top UrbanConcept cars

Top three teams from the Asia qualifier will face off against the best UrbanConcept teams from the Americas and Europe in the Drivers’ World Championship to be held at Make the Future Live in London, UK, on July 5, 2019.

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2019 news and highlights

Shell’s Make the Future Live Malaysia concludes with team “Rmutp Racing” from Thailand dominating their prototype category

May 3, 2019

Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2019, at the heart of Make the Future Live Malaysia, has come to a close with teams from Thailand, China and Singapore demonstrating the best energy efficiency within their respective prototype categories. 

Shell Eco-Marathon Asia 2019 UrbanConcept Winners

May 2, 2019

The exciting UrbanConcept mileage challenge came to a close on May 1st, 2019, the third day of Shell Eco-marathon Asia. 

Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2019 Day 2

May 1, 2019

These self-built, innovative vehicles span across 52 teams using internal combustion engine, 46 teams using battery electric power and 10 teams with hydrogen fuel cell.

Shell Eco-marathon kicks off in Malaysia, returning to where it first started in Asia

Apr 29, 2019

Official launch of the event marks the start of Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2019, one of the world’s longest running student mileage competitions that challenges teams to design, build and test ultra-energy efficient vehicles.

2018 news and highlights

Indonesia wins big at Make the Future Live 2018 in London

Indonesian students did their country and Asia proud by winning two of Shell’s annual competitions at Make the Future Live 2018 in London.

Setting energy-efficiency records in Singapore

Find out which teams triumphed at Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2018, with cars they designed and built themselves.

Energy-efficient cars set for Singapore challenge

More than 120 student teams from 18 countries are gathering in Singapore to compete in this year’s Shell Eco-marathon Asia.

2017 news and highlights

Breaking energy efficiency records in Singapore

More than 120 teams from 20 countries competed in the first Shell Eco-marathon Asia in Singapore.

How far can you go on a litre of fuel?

Students from across the Asia-Pacific region offer lessons in energy efficiency as Shell Eco-marathon Asia debuts in Singapore this weekend.

2016 News and Highlights

Asian Team Wins Inaugural Drivers’ World Championship At Shell Eco-Marathon In London

Jul 4, 2016

Four-day festival of ideas and innovation inspires more than 30,000 visitors and special guests including Pelé.

Setting records for energy efficiency in Manila

Hundreds of students took to the streets of the Philippine capital, setting mileage records of up to 2,040 kilometres per litre with energy-efficient cars they designed and built themselves.

Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2016 concludes with four new mileage records set

Mar 6, 2016

2016 sees eight winning teams from across the region surpass previous year’s mileage achievements

Student-designed cars of the future compete at Shell Eco-marathon Asia

Mar 5, 2016

Competition begins as 118 student teams vie for the highest mileage on the least amount of fuel

Vehicles of the future hit the streets of Manila as Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2016 flags off

Mar 4, 2016

Students from Asia, Middle East and Australia compete to stretch the boundaries of fuel efficiency

Is it possible to drive 1,500 km on a litre of fuel?

Young engineers offer a lesson in energy efficiency in Manila 

Over 100 student teams compete in showcase of innovation and creativity at Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2016

Mar 3, 2016

Annual competition challenges the region’s aspiring young engineers to build vehicles of the future that can go the farthest on the least amount of energy

2015 News and Highlights

Cruising to victory

Sunday - A Shell Eco-marathon Asia winner drives the equivalent of 1,572 km on a litre of fuel.

Off-track award winners

Sunday - See the full list of the Off-track Award winners at Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2015.

The heat is on

It’s not only the Manila sunshine making the temperature rise on track as the competition days get underway. Just a few hours today and tomorrow will decide who this year’s winners are. 

Pass or Fail

As the Manila heat climbed towards a sunny 32°C, students began the first official day carefully unboxing and reassembling their cars from crates before rolling them into the strict technical inspection area with its focus on safety and fairness.

More In Shell Eco-Marathon Asia

Results and awards

View the latest Shell Eco-marathon Asia results and list of winners for On-track and Off-track Awards.

For Asia participants

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