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2009 Shell eco-marathon winners!

By |April 20th, 2009|

Finally! It was a long two days out in the California sun and heat. Imagine being one of the drivers in those pods! Spending 45 minutes going around a track in 85-90 degree weather. Did […]

What is the 2009 Shell eco-marathon Americas?

By |April 20th, 2009|

April 16-18, 2009, Fontana, CA – The goal of the Shell Eco-marathon is to design and build the worlds most fuel-efficient vehicle that produces the fewest emissions.

The eco-marathon has evolved since the friendly wager between […]

Schurr wins team spirit at Shell eco-marathon

By |April 20th, 2009|

When it was announced that Schurr High School, home of the Mighty Spartans,  won the team spirit award everyone clapped wildly. Schurr had certainly earned it. I had heard all day about the excessive amount […]

First day of competition 2009 Shell eco-marathon

By |April 20th, 2009|

End of first day results – April 17, 2009 Shell eco-marathon:

These are the first day results, the 18th are the final runs.

Laval – 2622.2MPG
Laval University
Country: Laval, Quebec, Canada
Prototype / Gasoline (Petrol)
Team Name: Alerion Supermileage
Vehicle Name: […]

2009 Shell eco-marathon teams get ready for the race

By |April 17th, 2009|

Fontana, CA – The goal of the Shell Eco-marathon is to design and build the worlds most fuel-efficient vehicle that produces the fewest emissions.

Teams can enter two main categories:

* Futuristic prototypes – which are streamlined […]