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Sep 21

Nelson Piquet Jr and Mitch Evans to electrify Panasonic Jaguar Racing

Panasonic Jaguar Racing reveal Nelson Piquet Jr as their new driver for Formula E season four

Panasonic Jaguar Racing, Mitch Evans, Nelson Piquet Jr, Ho-Pin TungBrazilian champion joins Panasonic Jaguar Racing driver Mitch Evans and reserve driver Ho-Pin Tung. Jaguar’s all-electric I-TYPE 2 racecar unveiled in full season four race livery. GKN and Viessmann join Panasonic Jaguar Racing as Official Team Partners. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 31

Champion di Grassi crowned at Montreal Gala

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

New Formula E champion Lucas di Grassi was officially crowned at the end of season awards gala in Montreal.

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May 27

Nico Prost: “Seb is more flamboyant than me”

During the history of Formula E only four drivers have ever led the drivers’ championship

Three of those are easy to identify: Lucas di Grassi, winner of the first ever race; Nelson Piquet Jr, the inaugural champion; and Sebastien Buemi, the defending champ and current points leader. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 10

WEC: Canal and Heinemeier Hansson join Rebellion Racing

The team has applied for two entries in the coming FIA World Endurance Championship season

2016-07-24-Sunday-0104 Rebellion Racing has announced that Julien Canal and David Heinemeier Hansson will join the team for 2017 alongside Nicolas Prost, Mathias Beche, Nelson Piquet Jr and Bruno Senna.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 21

Rebellion Racing announce plans for 2-car LMP2 entry*

The driver line-up combinations and the silver drivers selected by Rebellion will be confirmed in the near future

2016-11-19-Saturday-0054 Rebellion Racing has announced that the team will enter two ORECA 07 Gibson LMP2 cars in the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (*subject to admission by the Selection Committee), and also confirmed four of their six drivers for the campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 15

Piquet: “It’s much better than last year”

After the highs of season one, there was very little cheer for Nelson Piquet Jr in season two

But an unexpected, but well-earned,  sition in the HKT Hong Kong ePrix put the smile back on the Brazilian’s face, even if the race didn’t ultimately deliver on the promise of qualifying.

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Aug 23

NextEV retain Nelson Piquet Jr and Oliver Turvey

NextEV reveal driver line-up and new livery for 2016/17 season

NextEV retain Nelson Piquet Jr and Oliver TurveyThe NextEV Formula E Team has today announced its driver line-up and revealed the new livery for its 2016/17 challenger, ahead of the first official pre-season test at Donington Park, UK, which begins later today.              Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 30

NextEV successfully completes private testing

New powertrain put through its paces ahead of pre-season testing

NextEV successfully completes private testingThe NextEV Formula E Team has successfully completed 11 days of private testing ahead of the 2016/17 FIA Formula E Championship.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 02

Buemi and Di Grassi drawn in same qualifying group

British racer Sam Bird to compete in final group at Visa London ePrix

http://fiaformulae.com/media/302429/qualifying-groups.jpgChampionship contenders Sebastien Buemi and Lucas di Grassi will go head-to-head in group three during qualifying for the Visa London ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 24

Nelson Piquet Jr comes back to Le Mans (+video)

Ten years after his first Le Mans start

Nelson Piquet Jr is back at the wheel of the #12 Rebellion R-One, sharing driving duties with Nicolas Prost and Nick Heidfeld.

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May 12

FIA Formula E Champion Nelson Piquet Jr’s application to race in F3 rejected

“We must keep in mind the spirit of the Championship” – Stefano Domenicali

Nelson Piquet Jr - photo © Formula e After an E-vote of the FIA Single-Seater Commission, the application by Carlin to have Nelson Piquet Jr race for the team at this weekend’s round of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship has been rejected by the FIA, as it is viewed to be against the spirit of the championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Piquet provides his thoughts on the Long Beach circuit

Long Beach track guide 

Piquet provides his thoughts on the Long Beach circuitLong Beach is a track steeped in tradition and is renowned as one of the most famous and challenging street circuits in America.

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Mar 07

24 Hours of Le Mans: Nelson Piquet Jr with Rebellion Racing

Brazilian driver Nelson Piquet Jr will be on the grid of the world’s greatest endurance race next June

Nelson Piquet Jr.For the Formula E champion 2014-15 and former Renault F1 driver, this is a return to endurance racing. Piquet last raced at Le Mans ten years ago, finishing fourth in GT1 with David Brabham and Antonio Garcia in Team Modena’s Aston Martin DBR9. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 03

Formula E resumes in Buenos Aires

After a six-week break, the FIA Formula E resumes in Buenos Aires

Mahindra_pre_ArgentinaArgentina´s capital city hosts Round 4 with Campos Racing running four cars for defending champion Nelson Piquet Jr and Oliver Turvey, they both under NEXTEV TCR Formula E team banner, and Nick Heidfeld and Bruno Senna, Mahindra Racing drivers Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Tickets on sale for Long Beach ePrix

Special early bird offer with prices from $25

Special early bird offer with prices from $25Tickets for round six of the FIA Formula E Championship in Long Beach are now on sale with early bird prices starting from $25. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

NEXTEV: “We want to reimagine the vehicle”

New CEO sets ambitious aims for Chinese-based car company

New CEO sets ambitious aims for Chinese-based car companyThe logos of NEXTEV first appeared in Long Beach, where the winning Team China Racing car was sporting an unfamiliar grey and green livery in place of the usual red and yellow. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 16

Campos Racing Punta del Este ePrix preview

Punta del Este (Uruguay), Formula E round before Christmas break

FE_pre_Punta_del_Este_MahindraThe FIA Formula E reaches round 3 this weekend. Nextel TCR Formula E and Mahindra Racing cars will be run by Campos Racing once again. Oliver Rowland to replace Nick Heidfeld at Mahindra Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 08

FanBoost open for Punta del Este ePrix

Vote now open on web, app and social

Vote now open on web, app and socialVoting is underway for FanBoost ahead of the Julius Baer Punta del Este ePrix on December 19. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 05

Piquet and Renault e.Dams honoured

Season one champions star at FIA Awards

Season one champions star at FIA AwardsNelson Piquet Jr and Renault e.Dams – the inaugural FIA Formula E Championship winning driver and team – were honoured at the FIA Prize-giving ceremony last night. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 21

Sebastian Vettel crowned Champion of Champions in London

Following Team England 1’s triumph in last night’s ROC Nations Cup

2015-11-21 Four-time Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel put in a stunning performance to eclipse 19 fellow stars of motor sport and win the Race Of Champions for the first time on a thrilling afternoon of action at London’s former Olympic Stadium.

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