Over 100 student teams from all over Asia, Middle East and Africa gather in the Philippines in March for a unique four-day event to showcase, test and drive their self-built fuel-efficient vehicles on the streets of Manila. Shell Eco-marathon is a public event celebrating ideas, innovations, the best up-and-coming engineers, designers, inventors and cutting-edge thinking about energy and mobility.

Shell Eco-marathon Asia is a visible demonstration of Shell’s commitment to help the world meet its growing energy needs in a responsible way by working together with students, partners and other stakeholders. Shell Eco-marathon challenges student teams from around the world to design, build and test ultra-energy-efficient vehicles. The engines are powered by various fuels, hydrogen cells or lithium batteries. The winners are the teams that go the furthest using the least amount of energy.

Shell Eco-marathon 2020 Programme Update

Shell Eco-marathon 2020 Programme Update

Important update to the Shell Eco-marathon 2020 programme in response to the ongoing developments of the COVID-19 virus.

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Shell Eco-Marathon Egypt

Over 40 students from Egypt’s most prestigious universities, in Cairo, Ain Shams, Alexandria, and Tanta, competed at the Shell Eco-Marathon (SEM) Asia Challenge 2016.

Five Egyptian students teams participated at the seventh round of the annual Shell Eco-Marathon (SEM) Asia 2016, which took place from 3rd to 6th of March in the vibrant city of Manila, Philippines. They raced alongside students from universities, colleges and technical institutes from across 16 other countries from Asia, Middle East and Africa.