Shell Eco-marathon Europe 2019 runs under two sets of rules: Shell Eco-marathon Global Rules 2019, Chapter I and Shell Eco-marathon Europe 2019 Rules, Chapter II:

Teams must also refer to the Shell Eco-marathon Europe 2019 Participant Handbook for specific details on logistics for the event, such as accommodation, shipping, food and parking.

Download: Shell Eco-marathon Europe 2019, Participant Handbook


Commercially transporting Dangerous Goods such as batteries, pressurised containers or flammable liquids is heavily regulated internationally. Teams are required to seek early guidance regarding the shipment of any Dangerous Goods from their commercial freight company or from our global freighting partner, Agility Fairs & Events. You may contact Agility at

Download: Dangerous Goods Shipping Guidelines


The registration process for Shell Eco-marathon Europe is as follows:

  • Phase 1: Team interest and information
  • Phase 2: Technical information
  • Phase 3a: Logistics
  • Phase 3b: Off-track Award applications

Phase 1 and 2 are selection phases i.e. not every team that registers will be accepted. Phase 3a is mandatory but not a selection phase, and Phase 3b is optional.

Teams interested in participating in Shell Eco-marathon Europe should be aware of the following information:

  • To be considered for selection, a team must have achieved a valid result within the last two years at a Shell Eco-marathon event (Challenger or Regional).
  • A team must consist of a maximum of 20 team members, including the team manager, faculty advisor and chaperones.
  • Participants must be enrolled in a school or institution at the time of the event.
  • The team manager should be able to speak and understand English as he/she will be coordinating with the organisers throughout the event.
  • Each team is responsible for all other costs and expenses associated with participating in the event i.e. travel from home country to the event and back, building and freighting cost for vehicle, hotel/accommodation, etc.

Teams must register on the Shell Eco-marathon registration website.

Location and Track

The competition will take place at Mercedes-Benz World, Weybridge, Surrey, UK.

Download: Track Map

What if you have more questions?

If you still have any questions, please contact us by sending an email to or leave a comment on the Shell Eco-marathon Europe Facebook group.

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