Shell invites Alonso and Raikkonen to demonstrate some of the World's most energy efficient cars at Spa

Shell invites Alonso and Raikkonen to demonstrate some of the World's most energy efficient cars at Spa

25.07.2014: LA SOURCE CORNER, CIRCUIT DE SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, BELGIUM • Fernando Alonso and Kimi Räikkönen to drive ultra energy efficient




LA SOURCE CORNER, CIRCUIT DE SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, BELGIUM


•    Fernando Alonso and Kimi Räikkönen to drive ultra energy efficient vehicles of the future at Spa-Francorchamps


•    Student teams from the Shell Eco-marathon will join, along with Shell scientists




Ahead of the 2014 Formula 1 Shell Belgian Grand Prix, Shell invites you to join Scuderia Ferrari drivers Fernando Alonso and Kimi Räikkönen as they drive concept vehicles of the future on the historic Spa-Francorchamps track.
 

With creative concepts designed, built and engineered by university students from all around the world, the Shell Eco-marathon showcases how Shell invests in the development of engineering for road cars and our energy future, just as it continues to invest in its Technical Partnership with Scuderia Ferrari to tackle the changing technical regulations in Formula OneTM.


This is particularly true in 2014 as teams and their technical partners work together to meet greater energy efficiency demands of the new sporting regulations.
 




Selected European student teams will present their vehicles and brief both drivers before they take to the track.
 
 

 

Amanda Hunt,  photos Shell

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