Tag Archive: FIA Formula E Championship

Jan 10

Alex Lynn Marrakesh Formula E preview

“We’re pretty confident of scoring some very good points…”

I don’t think I’ve ever done a blog so early in the year, and it feels slightly odd – but also very exciting – to be starting my racing so early. This weekend we’re in Marrakesh for the second round of the FIA Formula E Championship, and I can’t wait to get going with DS Virgin Racing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 09

ABB joins Formula E as title partner of electric street racing series

ABB and Formula E partner to write the future of e-mobility

Partnership is a first of its kind and will see ABB put its name to the newly-titled ABB FIA Formula E Championship.  Formula E is teaming-up with ABB in a ground-breaking new collaboration as the title partner of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship and putting its name to the electric street racing series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 06

Julius Baer announced as title sponsor for Zurich E-Prix

Julius Baer has been Formula E’s global partner since the inception of the championship in 2014

Julius Baer – leading Swiss private banking group and Global Partner of the FIA Formula E Championship – has today been announced as the title sponsor for the historic first running of the Julius Baer Zurich E-Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 20

Rossiter and Mako to test for TECHEETAH

The official rookie test day

With less than a month to go until Round Three of the FIA Formula E Championship in Marrakesh on January 13, TECHEETAH announced that British driver James Rossiter and Frederic Makowiecki will represent the team at the official rookie test in Marrakesh. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 18

Williams Advanced Engineering and Airbus collaborate on technology innovation

Both Airbus and Williams are always looking to recruit talented engineers

Williams logoWilliams Advanced Engineering and Airbus have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together to bring Formula One-inspired technology and innovation to aerospace and share in the wealth of experience at Airbus. Read the rest of this entry »

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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 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 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 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 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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Nov 30

Renault e.dams 2017 HKT Hong Kong ePrix preview 

Drivers Sébastien Buemi and Nicolas Prost face possibly their sternest test yet

Three-time FIA Formula E Teams’ champions Renault e.dams kicks off its title defence this weekend in the first double-header of Season Four of the FIA Formula E championship at one of the most exciting circuits on the calendar, Hong Kong. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 23

Ma Qing Hua joins NIO Formula E Team

Ma competed in four races with Team Aguri in 2015 before joining TECHEETAH the following year

With just eight days until the season opener double-header in Hong Kong, NIO Formula E Team announce Chinese racing driver Ma Qing Hua as the team’s reserve driver for Season Four. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 22

DS Virgin Racing unveils Season Four challenger

Piloting the team’s Season Four challenger will be DS Virgin Racing’s all-British driver line-up

Flick through the FIA Formula E Championship photo album, exactly three years back from today, and the chances are you’ll find a snap of a familiar purple, red and silver car clinching victory in the Putrajaya E-Prix.

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Nov 15

Kobayashi to Join MS&AD Andretti for HKT Hong Kong E-Prix

Kamui Kobayashi needs no introduction in the world of single-seater motorsport

Fresh from the FIA World Endurance Championship and Super Formula series, the seasoned Japanese driver will embark upon a new chapter in his racing career, making his debut in the all-electric FIA Formula E Championship at the double-header Season Four opener in Hong Kong on December 2 and 3 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 10

Mahindra announce new technology partner to ready Season Five car

Season Four opener in Hong Kong just weeks away

2017-07-30_13751With a fully-electric racing pedigree stretching back to the inaugural FIA Formula E Championship race in Beijing 2014, Mahindra Racing has a reputation for bringing new technology to the track.

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Oct 26

Renault e.dams remarkable Formula E journey

Having claimed victory in all three previous championships

With the Season Four opener in Hong Kong on December 2 & 3 2017 just weeks away, Renault will be keen to secure its fourth consecutive FIA Formula E Championship title by the season finale in Montreal in July 2018.

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Oct 24

What’s new & who’s who in season four?

There’s more exciting changes on the horizon

Since it’s inaugural season in 2014, the FIA Formula E Championship has grown year-on-year, with a variety of teams, faces and places making an appearance in the world’s first all-electric single-seater series.

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Oct 18

Haryanto: this is the future of racing

Despite being just 23 years old, Rio Haryanto is no stranger to single-seater racing

Starting his motorsport career in 2008 while competing in three Asian-based series in his native country of Indonesia, Haryanto’s since driven in GP3, Auto GP, GP2 and Formula One. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 12

Chile welcomes Formula E for first time on streets of Santiago

Fully-electric Formula E cars to race along Avenue Santa Maria and Parque Forestal on February 3

The fully-electric Formula E car hit the streets of Santiago for the first time today as the Chilean President, Michelle Bachelet welcomed the electric street racing series ahead of the inaugural Antofagasta Minerals Santiago E-Prix on February 3 – round four of the 2017/18 FIA Formula E Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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