Tag Archive: Nelson Piquet Jr.

Jun 30

Piquet crowned at Formula E Awards Gala

Jack Nicholls & Jodie Kidd present awards at Natural History Museum

Jack Nicholls & Jodie Kidd present awards at Natural History MuseumNew FIA Formula E Champion Nelson Piquet Jr received his championship trophy in front of a packed audience at the Natural History Museum in London. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 28

Sarrazin takes pole in mixed conditions

Venturi driver clinches first pole of season

Venturi driver clinches first pole of seasonVenturi driver Stephane Sarrazin secured his first pole position of the season in London during a rain-affected qualifying session with the top-three title challenges out of position further down the grid. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Buemi’s stroll in the park

e.dams-Renault wins teams’ title as Buemi breathes life into title fight

e.dams-Renault wins teams’ title as Buemi breathes life into title fightSebastien Buemi went for a metaphorical walk in the beautiful Battersea Park and came back with a fighting chance of winning the FIA Formula E Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Vergne quickest in second practice

Andretti driver fastest in final practice

Andretti driver fastest in final practiceJean-Eric Vergne set the fastest time in the second qualifying session for Saturday’s Visa London ePrix ahead of championship leader Nelson Piquet Jr and e.dams-Renault driver Nicolas Prost. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

Piquet Jr. in FIA Formula E title contention in London

Turvey joins China Racing

G7C3915Double header FIA Formula E event in London shall the title decider with Nelson Piquet Jr, who leads the drivers´ standings but there are still six drivers retaining mathematical chance of winning. Briton Oliver Turvey new Piquet´s teammate

Jun 25

Piquet takes #FanBoost lead

Bird into top three for home race

Bird into top three for home raceChampionship leader Nelson Piquet Jr has moved to the head of the #FanBoost leaderboard, with just two days to go before the opening Visa London ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 23

Buemi leads #FanBoost vote

Piquet and Yamamoto remain in the top three

Piquet and Yamamoto remain in the top threeTitle challenger Sebastien Buemi leads the #FanBoost vote for race one of the FIA Formula E season finale, which takes place in London this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 17

Yamamoto leads in #FanBoost

Piquet and di Grassi also in the top three

Piquet and di Grassi also in the top threeNew Amlin Aguri driver Sakon Yamamoto has taken the early lead in the #FanBoost voting. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

Piquet Jr signs multi-year Formula E deal with NEXTEV TCR

Piquet, a double Formula E race winner who is currently leading the championship

Nelson Piquet Jr car Ahead of the finale showdown in London later this month, championship leader Nelson Piquet Jr today announces that he has signed a multi-year deal with NEXTEV TCR to compete in the FIA Formula E Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

FanBoost opens for Visa London ePrix

FanBoost voting is now open for the Saturday race of the Visa London ePrix double-header, which takes place on June 27

Vote now for your favourite driver for the Formula E finaleWith 60 points still to play for, six drivers retain a mathematical chance of claiming the inaugural Formula E championship. But with the field tightly packed throughout, as well as a number of new drivers joining the series, there’s still plenty at stake across the board. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 09

Di Grassi rues overheating issues in Moscow

Audi Sport ABT driver looks back at race in Russia

Audi Sport ABT driver looks back at race in RussiaLucas di Grassi has cited an overheating battery as the reason he could not challenge Nelson Piquet Jr for the Moscow ePrix win. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 09

Piquet pins victory on qualifying performance

NEXTEV driver looks back at win in Moscow

NEXTEV driver looks back at win in MoscowFormula E championship leader Nelson Piquet Jr believes track position was crucial to his win in the Moscow ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 06

China Racing driver, Nelson Piquet Jr., scored his second race win in the FIA Formula E

Piquet Jr. strengthens his lead in the drivers´ standings

Nelson Piquet Jr. - photo Getty Images García lost one minute during his pit stop due to a problem. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 05

Olsbergs MSE ready to return to X Games podium

Joni Wiman and Sebastian Eriksson are rallycross contenders

Joni Wiman  Olsbergs MSE Olsbergs MSE Ford drivers Joni Wiman and Sebastian Eriksson are ready to race at X Games Austin this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 03

Vergne takes lead on #FanBoost leaderboard

D’Ambrosio still on course for maiden win

D’Ambrosio still on course for maiden winAndretti Formula E racer Jean-Eric Vergne is on course for a record-extending sixth #FanBoost win. The Frenchman has already received the backing of the public five times so far during his Formula E career, and with three days to go before the Moscow ePrix, he is currently at the top of the leaderboard. Read the rest of this entry »

May 26

Buemi geared up for Russian fightback

e.dams driver hopes to return to winning form in Moscow

e.dams driver hopes to return to winning form in MoscowSwiss racer Sebastien Buemi believes his lack of pace at the DHL Berlin ePrix was an anomaly related to the unusual airfield circuit, and expects to be back on the money when Formula E races in the shadow of the Kremlin next month. Read the rest of this entry »

May 21

China Racing eyes Formula E lead in Berlin

China Racing driver Nelson Piquet Jr and Lucas di Grassi are separated by a narrow margin of four points.

Campos_China_Racing_pre_BerlinThe Brazilian will team up with Charles Pic again, and his goal is another podium in Germany. Antepenultimate event for the FIA Formula E taking place in one of the main European cities, Berlin, and with China Racing cars run by Campos Racing as favorites on their own merits.

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May 14

Heidfeld sets early pace in #FanBoost

Nick Heidfeld currently leads the way in the #FanBoost polls ahead of the DHL Berlin ePrix on May 23.

German star on course for fourth #FanBoost winThe German is a three-time #FanBoost winner, but the last time the fans voted to give him one of the three five-second power boosts was for the Buenos Aires ePrix in January. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

Di Grassi extends championship lead

The Audi Sport ABT driver gambled on an aggressive strategy

Fifth podium in seven races leaves ABT driver four points clear Lucas di Grassi has extended his lead in the Formula E driver’s championship, after taking his fifth podium from seven races at the Monaco ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

Behind the scenes: Long Beach ePrix

Leonardo DiCaprio co-owns the Venturi Formula E team

DiCaprio heads list of stars to support electric seriesLeonardo DiCaprio led a list of Hollywood A-listers who attended last weekend’s inaugural Long Beach ePrix – all captured in our Behind-the-Scenes gallery. Read the rest of this entry »

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