Wireless charging, hand tracking systems and more make up this innovative vehicle.

Third Place in Future Rider: A Shell Eco-marathon Challenge for Europe and Africa

Apex Racing Team EV from Egypt is a talented group of students from the Higher Technological Institute, competing in multiple national and international energy efficiency competitions, including Shell Eco-marathon.

Watch the team’s submission below.

Approach to Design and Innovation

The team focused on four main areas of design and innovation: an aerodynamic body, hand tracking control, voice assistant and four-wheel steering.

Approach to Creativity

Apex Racing Team EV proposed creative solutions, such as wireless charging, a “self-healing” vehicle body and flexible printed circuit boards (PCBs).

Student head shots, shortlisted team photos and submission photos appear in a collage.

Meet the Teams

With K.I.T.T. from NBC’s Knight Rider as inspiration, Shell Eco-marathon teams created the next car of the future. Check out the winners and all shortlisted teams.

Explore teams
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Future Rider: A Shell Eco-marathon Challenge

Catch up on the first virtual competition that kickstarted the 2022 season, including Colin Furze’s challenge and Dashboard Chats.

Learn about the new Shell Eco-marathon Challenge

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