Category Archive: Formula E

Dec 16

Colton Herta to test for Andretti

“It’s the best Christmas present I could’ve gotten”

With less than a month to go until Round Three of the FIA Formula E Championship, MS&AD Andretti announce Andretti-Steinbrenner Racing Indy Lights driver Colton Herta will make his Formula E debut in Marrakesh on January 14. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 15

Morocco’s Michaël Benyahia to take part in the rookie tests in Marrakesh 

A budding champion        

Monegasque Venturi Formula E team, currently competing in the Formula E World Championship, has registered development driver Michaël Benyahia to take part in the Rookie Tests in Marrakesh in Morocco on January 14th.
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Dec 14

“All the best brands in the world are here fighting” – Nico Rosberg

“The location is awesome, it is very special”

Since the inaugural E-Prix in Beijing’s Olympic Park in 2014, there have been a fair few famous names pass through the gates of the FIA Formula E Championship over the years. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 12

Muller and de Vries to test for Audi

It will be Muller’s first time behind the wheel of an all-electric Formula E car

With a month to go until Round Three of the FIA Formula E Championship in Marrakesh, DTM driver Nico Muller and Formula 2’s Nyck de Vries will take part in the rookie test with Audi Sport Abt Shaeffler following the main race. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 09

New rivals: the street circuit specialists

Let the streets decide

Flick back through the pages of human history and what becomes clear is that, ever since time began, mankind has turned to the street to settle its rivalries.

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Dec 08

Allez, allez: Paris E-Prix Tickets on sale!

Who remembers Sebastien Buemi’s emotional victory for home team Renault e.dams in the grounds of Les Invalides in Paris?

It was a moment the 29-year-old Swiss driver will cherish forever as 46,000 fans flocked to the circuit over the course of the event to see all-electric street racing at its finest. Missed it? No problem as on April 28 2018, it’s time to do it all again as 10 teams and 20 drivers take to the streets as the FIA Formula E Championship returns to Paris.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 07

Formula E returns to Punta del Este

This was confirmed following the FIA World Motor Sport Council meeting in Paris

It’s official, Season Four of the FIA Formula E Championship is underway after an exhilarating double-header in Hong Kong but, with another 12 rounds of all-electric street racing to come, we’re only just getting started.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 05

Audi not to appeal against decision to disqualify Abt

Audi has decided not to appeal against the disqualification of Daniel Abt in Hong Kong

The German had won the second race of the double-header weekend in Hong Kong, but was retrospectively excluded from the classification due to a mismatch between part numbers in the technical passport of the car. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 04

Yunfeng Capital becomes major shareholder in Enova Holdings Ltd

Regional partner of Formula E in Greater China

In the wake of a dramatic final race of the 2017 FIA Formula E HKT Hong Kong E-Prix, the all-electric racing series Founder & CEO Alejandro Agag announced that Yunfeng Capital is to become a major shareholder in Enova Holdings Ltd – Formula E’s regional partner in Greater China.

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Dec 04

Mahindra Racing starts season with win and podium in Hong Kong

Rosenqvist won on Sunday and Heidfeld scored third place on Saturday

Mahindra Racing starts season with win and podium in Hong KongThe M4ELECTRO cars, which Campos Racing runs in collaboration with Mahindra Racing, excelled during the curtain-raiser event.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 04

“It was definitely a dramatic beginning to my first full season in the FIA Formula E Championship in Hong Kong with DS Virgin Racing”

Alex Lynn Hong Kong Formula E review

I came away with points in both races, although it could have been so much more. But the main plus is that the team has come away leading the teams’ championship, and that’s a good thing for all of us. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

VENTURI Formula E team back on the podium

Edoardo MORTARA got the ball rolling in style by posting the second-fastest time in the qualifying round

After a good race on Saturday, Monaco’s VENTURI Formula E team was on the podium on Sunday thanks to Edoardo MORTARA’s 2nd place finish. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

Rosenqvist promoted to top step after post-race penalty for Abt

Rosenqvist elevated to first position in Hong Kong after Abt stripped of maiden victory for technical infringement

Felix Rosenqvist was elevated to first place in Hong Kong and earned his second victory in the FIA Formula E Championship, after Daniel Abt was disqualified for a technical infringement. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

Many happy returns: Abt sails to victory in Hong Kong harbour

Daniel Abt took the lead with only two laps to complete

After a steady start under the Qualcomm Safety Car, Round Two of the HKT Hong Kong E-Prix ended in drama as Venturi Formula E driver Edoardo Mortara handed victory to Audi Sport Abt Schaeffler’s Daniel Abt on his 25 Birthday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

An inconclusive weekend for Renault e.dams 

Renault e.dams leaves Hong Kong with a total of 7 points

An inconclusive weekend for Renault e.damsDespite a positive start to the day and a thrilling second race with many overtakes, Renault e.dams leaves Hong Kong with 7 points under their belt, thanks to the ninth and eighth places from Nicolas Prost and the tenth from Sébastien Buemi after race winner Daniel Abt’s disqualification.

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Dec 03

Mitch Evans & Panasonic Jaguar Racing secure first Formula E Podium

Panasonic Jaguar Racing’s first ever FIA Formula E podium for Mitch Evans

A weekend of firsts for both drivers and team culminating in fifth place in the team standings. The Jaguar I-TYPE 2 proves its pace and efficiency on the track.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

TECHEETAH Formula-E moves up the ranks into third position in the championship

Jean-Eric Vergne into second place in the driver standings

TECHEETAH Formula-E moves up the ranks into third position in the championshipJean-Eric Vergne continued his point scoring streak in the all-electric street racing series second round in central Hong Kong today, rounding up the weekend with a pole position, P2 in Round 1 and P4 in Round 2. The Frenchman is now second in the driver standings and the team in third position in the championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

Positive start for VENTURI Formula E team in Hong-Kong

Monaco VENTURI Formula E team has just taken part in the opening round of the fourth Formula E season

The thrilling race through the streets of Hong Kong confirmed that the Monegasque outfit can expect to challenge for podium finishes this year! Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

TECHEETAH Formula-E flies into second place in the FIA Formula E season opener 

Racing on narrow city circuits has its challenges and today’s race was no exception

After the first round of the all-electric street racing series, FIA Formula E, Jean-Eric Vergne and TECHEETAH Formula-E earned a second place both in the driver and team standings after a dramatic race. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

Bird clinches season-opener in Hong Kong despite picking-up penalty

DS Virgin Racing driver wins against the odds on Hong Kong Central Harbourfront as di Grassi and Buemi hit trouble.

The FIA Formula E Championship sparked into life for the start of the new season with a gripping opening contest in Hong Kong, where Sam Bird sealed a surprise victory despite picking up a penalty for not stopping in his allocated space during the mid-race car swap. Read the rest of this entry »

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