Tag Archive: Jean-Eric Vergne

Oct 05

Techeetah Formula E complete pre-season testing in Valencia

Turning the wheels of its season four package for the first time

Techeetah Formula E complete pre-season testing in ValenciaBuilding on its successful start in the all-electric FIA Formula E street racing series with seven podiums, 156 championship points and the team’s first win in Montréal, the TECHEETAH Formula E team took to the testing track in Valencia with earnest, turning the wheels of its season four package for the very first time.

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Sep 26

Andre Lotterer joins TECHEETAH to make Formula-E debut

Lotterer is set to partner Season 3 race winner Jean-Eric Vergne

TECHEETAH Formula-E Team is pleased to announce the signing of German endurance racing star Andre Lotterer. Andre will join TECHEETAH and make his Formula E debut on December 2-3 at the Hong Kong E-Prix.

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Aug 19

WEC: New line up for CEFC Manor TRS Racing in Mexico

AT&T 6 Hours of Mexico

The latest version of the entry list for the AT&T 6 Hours of Mexico, reveals that the No.24 ORECA 07 Gibson of CEFC Manor TRS Racing will feature a revised driver line up. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 30

Techeetah claims First Formula E win in season finale

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-29_0287Jean-Eric Vergne claimed his first Formula E win, and the debut victory for the TECHEETAH Formula E Team, in a tense finale to the 2016/17 FIA Formula E season.

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Jul 30

Vergne wins, di Grassi is champion

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-28_0206Lucas di Grassi is the new Formula E series champion after taking seventh place in the Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix.

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Jul 29

Di Grassi strikes first in Montreal

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

17-07-29_0000.jpgLucas di Grassi got his Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix weekend off to the perfect start by setting the pace in the first free practice session.

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Jun 06

Vergne hoping to prove a point at Le Mans

24 Hours of Le Mans

Vergne hoping to prove a point at Le MansJean-Eric Vergne believes his first experience of the 24 Hours of Le Mans will aid his transition into becoming a top-flight sportscar racer in the FIA World Endurance Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 23

Vergne made Sustainability Ambassador in Paris

The FIA Formula E Championship has appointed Jean-Eric Vergne as its first Sustainability Ambassador

The move is part of the series’ environmentally responsible commitments it signed up to during the Qatar Airways Paris ePrix, joining other world class sporting events such as Roland Garros, the Tour de France and the Paris 2014 Olympic Bid. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 22

“I can’t wait to do the 24 Hours of Le Mans.” – Jean-Eric Vergne (Oreca)

The French driver is impatient to hit the 24 Hours circuit to say the least

Jean-Eric Vergne (Oreca): "I can't wait to do the 24 Hours of Le Mans."Jean-Eric Vergne will debut at the 24 Hours of Le Mans next month and join forces with Tor Graves and Jonathan Hirschi in the #24 Oreca 07-Gibson entered by CEFC Manor TRS Team China in the LMP2 class.

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May 21

Buemi hands Renault e.dams emotional Paris win

Formula E returns with the Berlin ePrix at the historic Tempelhof Airport on June 10/11

Sebastien Buemi gave Renault e.dams its most important win of the year by producing a dominant display in front of its home crowd in the Qatar Airways Paris ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 20

Buemi denies JEV Qatar Airways Paris ePrix pole

Buemi sets the pace in opening Paris practice

Sebastien Buemi will start this afternoon’s Qatar Airways Paris ePrix from the Julius Baer Pole Position after denying Jean-Eric Vergne by the closet margin in Formula E history. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 18

‘It would have looked bad’ – Vergne explains Red Bull 2015 snub

“It was a frustrating situation, definitely.”

‘It would have looked bad’ - Vergne explains Red Bull 2015 snubJean-Eric Vergne has explained the reasons behind Red Bull’s decision to overlook him for a Formula 1 seat in 2015 despite being told he would get a drive if Sebastian Vettel left the team. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 13

Sebastien Buemi claimed his first Julius Baer Pole Position of the season in a thrilling qualifying session in Monaco

Buemi takes first pole of the season in Monaco

Buemi was only third fastest in the group stages as Jean-Eric Vergne and the impressive Maro Engel set the pace. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 13

WEC: Vergne relishing debut with CEFC Manor TRS

Among several big name additions to the new-look LMP2 class this season is Jean-Eric Vergne

2017-04-02-0064One of France’s most successful drivers over the last decade, Vergne will make his WEC debut for the CEFC Manor TRS team at Silverstone this coming weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 06

Gutierrez pleased with points on debut

Gutierrez has replaced Ma Qing Hua as Jean-Eric Vergne’s team-mate at TECHEETAH for the remainder of the season.

Esteban Gutierrez scored points on his Formula E debut, despite having never driven the all-electric racing car in anger previously. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 25

Di Grassi: Everyone has raised their game

Something unusual happened in Marrakesh

It wasn’t Felix Rosenqvist bagging pole on only his second race – given his previous record on street tracks, he was always going to be a contender sooner or later. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 21

Esteban Gutierrez joins TECHEETAH Formula E Team

Gutierrez will replace Ma Qing Hua in car number 33 but Ma will remain with the team as the third driver.

TECHEETAH Formula E team has officially announced that Esteban Gutierrez will partner Jean-Eric Vergne at the Chinese team for the remainder of 2016/17 FIA Formula E Championship, including the Julius Baer Mexico City ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 17

WEC: Jean-Éric Vergne joins CEFC Manor TRS Racing

“I’m extremely happy to join CEFC Manor TRS Racing for the WEC season”

Jean-Eric VergneCEFC Manor TRS Racing extends their driver line up for the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship with ex Formula 1 driver Jean-Éric Vergne. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 08

TECHEETAH reveals new look ahead of Hong Kong

Ma Qing Hua will partner Jean-Eric Vergne behind the wheel of the new chrome gold/matt black car

TECHEETAH Formula E Team today officially revealed its new team logo, car livery and driver line-up ahead of the opening round of the 2016/17 FIA Formula E Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

Vergne fastest on penultimate day of testing

Lap times continue to tumble on second day of the final test at Donington Park

Vergne fastest on penultimate day of testingJean-Eric Vergne (TECHEETAH) made it two days in a row as the fastest driver at the final pre-season test at Donington Park. In the process, Vergne, along with Sebastien Buemi (Renault e.Dams), broke the unofficial lap record around the Donington Park GP circuit on three separate occasions and finished the day clocking a 1:29.196s. Read the rest of this entry »

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