Local Saudi men discussing road safety and accidents

DRIVING THE FUTURE OF MOBILITY

Shell Eco-marathon is one of the world’s most original and challenging student innovation competitions.

Held annually in Asia, Europe and the Americas, it brings together people who are passionate about developing innovative mobility solutions that address the energy challenge. 

TWO SERIES AROUND THE WORLD

  • Regional events
  • Challenger events

The challenge is for engineering, science, design, and technology students to design, build and drive the world’s most energy efficient vehicle. 

Pushing the boundaries of fuel efficiency, the event sparks wider debates about the future of mobility and energy efficiency.

Participating in this great competition were King Saud university and AlFaisal university, and they keep coming back for more every year

In 2019, Saudi Arabia came back for more! Increasing the number of Saudi teams from 2 to 4 including the first all Saudi female team and the latest participants Prince Sultan University.

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