Competitions

Shell Eco-Marathon Americas

The Shell Eco-marathon Americas competition takes place annually in varying locations year-after-year. The competition was held in Detroit, Michigan from 2015 to 2017 and in Sonoma, California from 2018 to 2019. Roughly 100 teams from Canada, the United States, Central America, and South America gather to put their vehicles to an efficiency marathon. Both out Prototype vehicle and our Urban Concept vehicle participate in the Shell Eco-marathon Americas, with the Prototype winning 2nd place in 2019 with 1372 miles per gallon. Our Urban Concept won second place in 2015 with 325 miles per gallon.

SAE Supermileage

The SAE Supermileage competition takes place annually in Marshall, Michigan during the second weekend in June. Teams from across North America compete their vehicles at the Eaton Vehicle Group Proving Grounds and try to set new records for efficiency. Our Prototype vehicle participates in the SAE Supermileage competition, and scoring third in 2018 with 1407 miles per gallon and second place in 2019 with 2229 miles per gallon.

Results

Urban Concept

YEAR COMPETITION RANK MILEAGE
2010 SEMA DNF -
2011 SEMA 4th 214 mpg
2012 SEMA 3rd 288 mpg
2013 SEMA 2nd 577 mpg
2014 SEMA 3rd 325 mpg
2015 SEMA 2nd 325 mpg
2016 SEMA DNF -
2017 SEMA DNF -
2018 SEMA DNF -
2019 SEMA DNF -

Prototype Class

YEAR COMPETITION RANK MILEAGE
2001 SAE 9th 295 mpg
2002 SAE 4th 895 mpg
2003 SAE 1st 927 mpg
2004 SAE 1st 1747 mpg
2005 SAE 1st 1608 mpg
2006 SAE 1st 3145 mpg
2008 SEMA 4th 1865 mpg
2013 SEMA 5th 1383 mpg
2014 SEMA DNF -
2015 SEMA DNF -
2016 SEMA DNF -
2016 SAE 6th 715 mpg
2017 SEMA 20th 521 mpg
2017 SAE 6th 566 mpg
2018 SEMA 7th 960 mpg
2018 SAE 3rd 1407 mpg
2019 SEMA 2nd 1372 mpg
2019 SAE 2nd 2229 mpg