2022 Virtual Programme

2022 Virtual Programme: The return of the Virtual League

After a successful introduction in 2021, the Virtual League returns in 2022 with even more opportunities for teams to compete against international peers and win exciting prizes! Teams will have to chance to earn points for each of the league component competitions throughout the year. The Team with the highest number of points at the end of the virtual programme will be the grand winners of the 2022 Virtual League!

League Competitions

The Virtual League is comprised of different virtual components, each counting towards the teams’ standings in a global ranking. The Future Rider page will be up soon with the competition rules and everything you need to know about this exciting new challenge! Read more about the other Virtual League components below.

virtual league table
League competitionsVirtual League Table,Last updated: May 16, 2022

See where your favorite team stands against other Shell Eco-marathon teams from all over the world!

Pitch the Future
League competitionsPitch the Future,Technical submission February 1 – 21, 2022

An exciting competition that will bring together student teams and global partners to tackle real-world energy challenges with their STEM skills.

Online event

Online event

Autonomous Programming Competition
League competitionsAutonomous Programming Competition,Technical submission March 28 – April 22, 2022

Developed in partnership with Southwest Research Institute, requiring teams to improve the performance of control software for a baseline simulated autonomous vehicle.

Online event

Online event

For any questions on the 2022 Programme, visit our FAQ page for our full list of frequently asked questions and answers, including the new season, how to register, tips for new teams and more!

2022 Programme

Shell Eco-marathon 2022 Programme

The 2022 Programme combines the best of our physical and virtual competitions, with the reintroduction of track events where it is safe to do so and the return of the global Virtual League!

Learn more about the 2022 Programme
Shell Marathon Rules

Shell Eco-marathon rules

Building an energy-efficient vehicle is only half the journey. Teams must also complete several design phases, pass a technical inspection, as well as adhering to track rules. Find them all here.

Read the Shell Eco-marathon rules