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2020 Shell Eco-marathon Virtual Programme update:

The global impacts of COVID-19 have meant that all physical events in 2020 have been cancelled. However, while we can’t gather around a track, we’re delighted to share the latest on the alternative Shell Eco-marathon virtual programme.

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Under the hood with Green Team Twente

Green Team Twente have won the Hydrogen category for the past 3 years

Davey Strachan

By Davey Strachan

4 min read

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Under the hood with team TIM UPS INSA

Find out what it takes to become an award winning Shell Eco-marathon team.

Davey Strachan

By Davey Strachan

4 min read

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Under the hood with DTU Roadrunners

DTU stormed the 2019 Shell Eco-marathon Europe Mileage Challenge

John Atkins

By John Atkins

5 min read

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Shell Eco-marathon: Everything you need to know

Get the lowdown on Shell’s unique global student engineering programme

Davey Strachan

By Davey Strachan

4 min read

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Shell Eco-marathon Technical tips: Get them here

Find tips from our Global Technical Director to help you prepare for your event

Nikki Barr

By Nikki Barr

3 min read

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Energy questions with with Shell CEO Ben van Beurden

Shell CEO Ben van Beurden answers your questions

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By Nikki Barr

3 min read

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Measuring CO2 in The Great Travel Hack?

Lowest CO2 emissions wins – in this challenge it’s not about how fast you go...

John Atkins

By John Atkins

5 min read

Mountains and winding roads

The Great Travel Hack Season Two: London to Istanbul

Watch the adventure unfold, all the vehicles, all the episodes, in one place

Nikki Barr

By Nikki Barr

2 min read

Four explorers in the South Pole

We travelled to the South Pole using only renewable energy

Our team embark on an expedition to show the need for cleaner energy solutions

Sarah Tye

By Sarah Tye

6 min read

Great Travel Hack Season 1 participants stand together

The Great Travel Hack Season One: LA to NYC

Watch the original adventure all the vehicles, all the episodes, in one place

Nikki Barr

By Nikki Barr

2 min read

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Shell and Ferrari a truly successful collaboration

Read about Shell and Ferrari's partnership which started in 1924

John Atkins

By John Atkins

Eco-marathon car in front of fans

Shell Eco-marathon

One of the world’s leading energy efficiency competitions, Shell Eco-marathon is a global programme for students to design and build ultra-energy-efficient vehicles, and then take them out on the track in competition.

Learn more about Shell Eco-marathon