80edays ZERO


The 80edays 2020 – ZERO – another chapter of the history making endurance test for the EV technology and the drivers is about to start again.
20 international teams rallying for supremacy across 20.000 miles, 20 countries, and 3 continents trying to finish in Barcelona in 80 days without burning a drop of gas. The teams will share their EV experiences sending a strong message to the industry
that sustainable technology is the future.

Register for the next episode of 80edays 100% Electric Vehicle challenge with zero emission transport only!
Represent your nation and travel around the world without leaving a carbon footprint behind at ZERO!

ROUTE

More than
0
km through any kind of road

The start will be in the Summer of 2020 in Barcelona heading westwards avoiding as much ocean crossing as possible.

80edays Calendar


More events coming soon!


REGISTERED TEAMS


Team 1 - Spain
official participant

Pilot: Rafael de Mestre

Team 2 - Switzerland
official participant

Pilot: N.N.

Team 3 - Croatia
interested

Pilot: Saša Cvetojević

TEAM 4 - UK I
INTERESTED

Pilot: Dr. Ilya Zheludev

Team 5 - Ukraine
interested

Pilot: Sergei Nikulin

Team 6 - Slovakia
interested

Pilot: Heliodor Macko

Team 7 - France I
interested

Pilot: James Morlaix

TEAM 8 - hungary i
INTERESTED

Pilot: András Tukora

Team 9 - hungary ii
interested

Pilot: Laszlo Rekedt-Nagy

Team 10 - France II
interested

Pilot: Pierre-Antoine Terry

TEAM 11 - UK II
INTERESTED

Pilot: Robert Forbes

TEAM 12 - USA
INTERESTED

Pilot: Matthew Phoenix

Team 13 - Austria
interested

Pilot: Florian Gerlich

Team 14 - India
interested

Pilot: Yashkumar Patel

Team 15 - Romania
interested

Pilot: Eugen Preda

 

80edays ambassadors


Louis Palmer
80edays Steward
the first man to travel around the
world in a solar powered vehicle

Jutta Kleinschmidt
80edays Steward
the first and only woman in history
to win the Paris-Dakar Rally

Gunter Pauli
80edays Steward
“The Steve Jobs of Sustainability”,
author and initiator of “The Blue Economy”

crowd funding


25 €

An original
80edays T-shirt

1 shirt = 1 tree

For each t-shirt
you buy, we will
plant a tree
in Nicaragua.

Order

100 €

Passenger
Seat

Passenger seat

Up to one day on the passenger seat of a team (based on a lottery).

Order

250 €

Up to one day on the passenger seat of a wish team

passenger seat

The passenger records a video where he can tell about himself and his motivation to join.

Order

500 €

Participate at Start
and Finish events

Start & Finish

Free entry to Start and Finish events in Barcelona - VIP seats and food included.

Order

1000 €

Ticket for the first sailing boat test trip

Sailing trip

You take a sailing boat trip over
the Atlantic with the
80edays teams.

Order

2500 €

CO² neutral trip from any place in the world to the 80edays Start
or Finish event

80edays trip

CO² neutral trip to the Start or Finish event, including rooms in the hotel with the teams.

Order

5000 €

Guest with a team during the entire trip around the world trip

Team guest

You get the full 80edays experience
by joining a team
around the world

Order

20000 €

80edays Driver
starting fee

80edays driver

You can start yourself as a driver or sponsor someone from your country

Order
 
 
 
 

sponsors


Organization Team


Rafael de Mestre
80edays initiator

Roberta Mengheres
Organization

Andrei Moroianu
Legal advisor

Dan Constantinescu
Art director

Elena Lavrishcheva
PR & Communication

Luc Perraudin
Sponsoring

Werner Hillebrand Hansen
Event coordination

Peter Paul Keizer-Pecqueur
Marketing

Rules

Categories

Category I – Standard
Standard 100% electric car – not modified. Two drivers per team.
A) Adventurer class: Both drivers have to be all 80 days together with the car – transport over seas included.
B) Business class: One or both drivers can leave the car for transport overseas and go home (assumed driving time 30 days).

Category II – Autopilot
100% electric vehicle, shall drive 80% of the driven route by itself. Two drivers per team.
A) Adventurer class: Both drivers have to be all 80 days together with the car – transport over seas included.
B) Business class: One or both drivers can leave the car for transport overseas and go home (assumed driving time 30 days).

Category III – Converted
100% electric vehicle, can be converted or built from scratch. Has to have license plates and drive permits for all crossing countries. Two or more drivers per team.
A) Adventurer class: Both drivers have to be all 80 days together with the car – transport over seas included.
B) Business class: One or both drivers can leave the car for transport overseas and go home (assumed driving time 30 days).

Category IV – Multi
Standard 100% electric vehicle – not modified. Two or more drivers per team.
A) Not applicable.
B) Business class: In this category only business class is applicable. Drivers can change whenever they want.

Category V – Part
Standard 100% electric vehicle – not modified. Two or more drivers per team but not making the whole around the world but a part of it.
1) Europe crossing from Barcelona to the west coast
2) America crossing East – West
3) Asia crossing Guangzhou – Kiev
4) Europe crossing Kiev – Barcelona

Only teams starting in class A will be added to the Hall of Fame of Circumnavigators.

RULES

Only 100% electric cars are allowed to participate.
Traffic rules have to be followed.
Night driving is not recommended especially
not in Kazakhstan (bad roads).
No towing or transporting of the car in the direction of the aim is allowed, backward transportation in case of a technical problem is permitted.
In Category I – IV the vehicle has to drive itself the whole way on it’s own wheels.
Every 80edays tree has to be visited and a picture of the team beside of the tree has to be uploaded to the 80edays website.
Every team will get points for joining events and sympathy points from the audience.
Sponsors are welcome to award teams at the finish line.
Driving home is not allowed during the whole time of the event for any team starting in class A.
Any kind of announcement of personal records done in the frame of 80edays is not allowed.
The slowest charger has always priority in case of meeting at a charge point.
Teams can ask the stewards for rule exceptions.
Exception example: A team is not able to catch up and asks to make a short cut skipping obligatory stops.
The stewards have to be asked for rule exceptions or breaches.

Rule breaches:
The stewards decide if a team will be disqualified.
The first rule breach leads to a warning and can cause that the team will get a time penalty.
The second breach causes a time penalty.
The third breach leads to disqualification.
Disqualified teams will be deleted from the GPS tracking list so that fans won’t be able to follow them.
They are not allowed to join any following 80edays event.

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