Shell Eco Marathon (SEM)

By Chong Kim Onn


  • Shell Eco-marathon (SEM) is an annual competition that challenges students to design, build and drive an energy efficient vehicle that can travel the furthest distance on the least amount of fuel.
  • Design and build prototype cars from scratch, design and construct necessary electronics and efficient control, provide power source.
  • Technologies: mechanical, aerodynamic, car mechanic, body fabrication, electronic, brushless motor control, hydrogen fuel cell.
  • Output: 3rd Place in Prototype Hydrogen Fuel Cell Category at SEM Asia 2015 in Manila, the Philippines.