About Us

Who we are

Illini EV Concept is a student-run automotive club at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Our membership is diverse, with students of all backgrounds in engineering and business. We compete in the Shell Eco-marathon Americas Competition.

For more information, check out Shell’s Eco-marathon page.

Check out our YouTube channel. We will be uploading videos of some of our manufacturing processes.

2017-2018 Vehicle

Our goal

A passion for sustainable energy technology and a desire to build the most fuel-efficient vehicle possible drives our team. Every year we are challenged by Shell to design, fabricate, and test a fuel efficient car in the Urban Concept category of the Shell Eco-marathon competition.