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Audi and Formula E: chasing seconds in the simulator
Posted by: ASkyler on Thursday, January 04, 2018 - 06:11 AM
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Audi and Formula E: chasing seconds in the simulator


Audi driver Daniel Abt: “Practice day in Neuburg a key to success”

The two Audi drivers, Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi, will start round 3 of the season in Marrakesh (Morocco) on January 13. Before each race of the electric series in which Audi is involved with a factory commitment for the first time in 2017/2018, the race drivers and engineers go through the entire process of a full race day in the Audi simulator.


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Mathias Soler-Obel Announces His Plans To Race In The USF2000 In 2018
Posted by: newsla on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 06:06 AM
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Mathias Soler-Obel Announces His Plans To Race In The USF2000 In 2018


After a solid campaign in the Formula 4 United States Championship Powered by Honda where he finished 12 in the point standings among 47 entries, 15-year old driver Mathias Soler-Obel announces his plans to race in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Powered by Mazda Championship for the 2018 season.

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Colton Herta To Test With MS&AD Andretti In Formula E Rookie Test
Posted by: newsla on Monday, December 18, 2017 - 06:05 AM
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Colton Herta To Test With MS&AD Andretti In Formula E Rookie Test


Andretti-Steinbrenner Racing Indy Lights driver Colton Herta will make his Formula E debut with MS&AD Andretti at the upcoming rookie test in Marrakesh, Morocco on January 14. The second-generation racer will test on the Circuit International Automobile Moulay El Hassan, one day following the 2018 Marrakesh E-Prix.

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Renault will exit Formula E at the end of Season 4
Posted by: ASkyler on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 06:15 PM
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Renault will exit Formula E at the end of Season 4


Renault will focus resources on its aggressive goals for Formula 1, and looks forward to continuing to gain benefits from motorsport racing across the Alliance with Nissan.


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Formula E Brings Racing Return To Switzerland
Posted by: ASkyler on Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 05:34 PM
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Formula E Brings Racing Return To Switzerland


The FIA Formula E Championship will once again make history in the upcoming season - bringing circuit racing back to Switzerland for the first time in over 60 years, with the inaugural Zurich E-Prix set to take place on June 10.

The updated calendar was published following the FIA World Motor Sport Council meeting in Paris today, with Zurich adding to the exciting list of new destinations on the 2017/18 schedule - joining Santiago, Sao Paulo and Rome who are also hosting Formula E for the very first time.

Racing had previously been forbidden in Switzerland for decades, with the last event taking place at Bremgarten circuit in 1954. However, a law change in 2015 lifted restrictions on fully-electric racing and paved the way for Formula E to bring electrifying wheel-to-wheel action to the streets of Zurich.


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Vergne Victorious, Di Grassi Crowned Champion
Posted by: ASkyler on Monday, July 31, 2017 - 06:43 PM
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Vergne Victorious, Di Grassi Crowned Champion


Lucas di Grassi is the new FIA Formula E champion after taking a solid seventh place in the Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix.

With his title rival Sebastien Buemi endured another torrid afternoon, di Grassi was able to play the percentages, keep out of trouble and bring his ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport car home safely for the six points that were more than enough to wrap up the championship.

“This journey started three years ago, when we started season one,” he said. “We got a lot of good results - arrived in London fighting for the championship - even though I was disqualified from winning a race. Season two, it was the same situation - again I got disqualified from winning a race and now, finally, I came here as an underdog, 10 points behind and I had the nerves to keep it calm and did the job yesterday. Today, I managed to bring it home, I’m so happy for the team, so happy for the ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport guys - they really deserve it. This season was our toughest I would say. I had to do one race with a broken fibula, I really had luck on my side in some races, Hong Kong and Mexico for example. So, I guess this was our year and it’s extremely satisfying and I’m going to celebrate and party a lot tonight.”


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2017 Formula E: Di Grassi Win Sets Up Thrilling Finale
Posted by: ASkyler on Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 06:20 AM
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2017 Formula E: Di Grassi Win Sets Up Thrilling Finale


For the first time this season there is a different name at the top of the FIA Formula E Championship points table, after Lucas di Grassi delivered a near-perfect performance to win the inaugural Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix.

Di Grassi came into the weekend 10-points in arrears, but that was reduced to seven as he beat title rival Sebastien Buemi in a head-to-head fight for Julius Baer pole position, claiming three bonus points in the process.

But Buemi would not line-up on the front row. In the second practice session, he made a slight mis-judgement at the high-speed chicane that leads onto the start/finish straight. He clipped the inside wall with his left front wheel, which pitched him into the exit wall at high speed.

Fortunately, he was unharmed, but the force of the impact damaged the battery. With his Renault e.dams team having already used its ‘joker’ spare unit, the switch meant he would incur a 10-place grid penalty, dropping him to 12th.

Di Grassi made perfect use of his pole to sprint off into a comfortable lead, meanwhile Buemi was caught up in the midfield melee. Contact with Andretti’s Robin Frijns on the opening lap bent his steering and he dropped back to 16th place.


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Mercedes Benz commits to Formula E, departs DTM
Posted by: ASkyler on Monday, July 24, 2017 - 05:43 PM
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Mercedes Benz commits to Formula E, departs DTM


Mercedes Benz has announced a strategic repositioning of its motorsport activities: the company will conclude its participation in DTM at the end of 2018 and enter Formula E in the 2019/20 season.

This new approach will see Mercedes-Benz competing at both ends of the motorsport spectrum: in Formula 1, the pinnacle of motorsport combining high technology and the most demanding competitive challenge; and in Formula E, which embodies the transformation that is underway in the automotive industry.


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2017 New York City GP: Formula E Race Recap - Bird Flies High With New York Double
Posted by: ASkyler on Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 06:52 PM
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2017 New York City GP: Formula E Race Recap - Bird Flies High With New York Double


Sam Bird followed up his win in the inaugural FIA Formula E Qualcomm New York City ePrix with an emphatic victory in the second race of the double-header event held on the Brooklyn Circuit.

The DS Virgin Racing star produced a faultless lap to record his first pole position of the season, but he was beaten off the line by the Mahindra of Felix Rosenqvist, and the Swede held on out front during the opening stages.

Bird treated the fans who packed the grandstands to a masterclass in overtaking, executing a perfectly-judged move under braking for the hairpin at Turn 6. Once he was ahead, he simply drove away from the field. Even two Full Course Yellow periods – one of which was brought out when his DS Virgin team-mate Alex Lynn stopped on track – could deter him, and by the finish he was over 11 seconds clear.


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Bird Soars To Historic Qualcomm New York City Eprix Win
Posted by: ASkyler on Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 06:40 AM
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Bird Soars To Historic Qualcomm New York City Eprix Win


NEW YORK CITY, USA (July 15, 2017) - Sam Bird became the first driver to win an international motor race in New York, with a superb drive in the FIA Formula E Qualcomm New York City ePrix.

The DS Virgin Racing driver had to work hard for his win. His rookie team-mate Alex Lynn scored a stunning pole position on his debut, while fellow front row starter Daniel Abt of ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport both had to be overcome before the Brit could lead the race.

Once he worked his way into the lead, Bird pulled out a comfortable advantage, which meant he was able to re-join still in top spot following his mandatory mid-race car change. However, he could not afford to relax in the closing stages.

When a broken driveshaft caused Nick Heidfeld to stop at the side of the road, the Qualcomm Safety Car was deployed and Bird’s lead over the TECHEETAH of Jean-Eric Vergne was neutralised.


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Formula E To Make History In New York With First Zero-Emission Eprix
Posted by: ASkyler on Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 08:56 PM
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Formula E To Make History In New York With First Zero-Emission Eprix


The FIA Formula E Championship - the world’s first fully-electric single-seater racing series - is joining forces with Enel to offset the emissions of the inaugural race in New York, making it the first-ever zero-emission event in the championship’s history.

Ahead of the eagerly-anticipated event making its debut at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal in Red Hook on July 15 & 16 - Alejandro Agag, Founder & CEO of Formula E, was joined by Chairman of Enel Patrizia Grieco, CEO of Enel Francesco Starace, and Ken Allen, CEO of DHL Express, at the New York Stock Exchange to ring the closing bell.

The group participated in the closing bell ceremony and posed for photos on the balcony above the trading floors on Wall Street, along with some of the stars of the FIA Formula E Championship - the first-ever Formula E champion and NextEV NIO driver Nelson Piquet Jr, and Berlin ePrix race winner Felix Rosenqvist for Mahindra Racing.


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Formula E Reveals New Locations On More Compact Season Four Calendar
Posted by: ASkyler on Monday, June 19, 2017 - 05:33 PM
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Formula E Reveals New Locations On More Compact Season Four Calendar


The 2017/18 FIA Formula E Championship calendar has today been revealed following the FIA World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) meeting in Geneva.

The calendar features a more compact schedule, including three double-headers and three new venues - Santiago, Sao Paulo and Rome. The fourth edition of the world’s first fully-electric single-seater racing series comprises the most races to appear on the calendar since its inception in 2014.

The Formula E cars will take to the track in the season-opener in Hong Kong for a second year running on December 2 & 3 - the first double-header to take place in Asia.


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Buemi Wins In Berlin After Mahindra Pitstop Confusion
Posted by: ASkyler on Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 05:34 PM
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Buemi Wins In Berlin After Mahindra Pitstop Confusion


Sebastien Buemi has extended his lead in the 2016/17 FIA Formula E Championship to 32 points after picking up his 12th career win in the all-electric single-seater series.

However, the Renault e.dams driver was not first across the line around the revamped Tempelhofring airfield circuit, but when on-the-road winner Felix Rosenqvist was given a 10-second penalty for an unsafe release in the pits, he was there to pick up the pieces.

With a large part of the fanatical 24,000-strong crowd who filled the grandstands attending the event over the weekend there to cheer him on, Buemi was handed the winner’s trophy by Formula E super fan James Harmon, creating an emotional coda to a fantastic event.


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Red Hot Rosenqvist Hands Mahindra First Win
Posted by: ASkyler on Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 05:50 PM
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Red Hot Rosenqvist Hands Mahindra First Win


Felix Rosenqvist handed Mahindra Racing an emotional first win in front of a full house of fans at the revised Tempelhofring circuit.

Following the closest-ever qualifying session in the history of the FIA Formula E Championship, Rosenqvist started from third. He moved up to second when Jose Maria Lopez made a slow start, before gradually reeling in early leader Lucas di Grassi.

Earlier in the day di Grassi had taken the Julius Baer pole position by the closest possible margin, out-pacing Lopez by just 0.001s, while Rosenqvist in third was only 0.083s off pole.


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Disney Emea Joins Forces With Formula E For Disney-Pixar's Cars
Posted by: ASkyler on Friday, June 09, 2017 - 06:29 PM
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Disney Emea Joins Forces With Formula E For Disney-Pixar's Cars


Disney EMEA and Formula E - the world’s first all-electric single-seater racing series - today announced that they have teamed up to bring the hugely popular global franchise Disney-Pixar’s ‘Cars’ to brand new audiences.

The first phase of the collaboration kicked-off at the Qatar Airways Paris ePrix on May 20 - round six of the 2016/17 FIA Formula E Championship - with extensive branding around the circuit in the French capital, which was broadcast globally across TV and digital platforms, including over 40 EMEA markets.

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Support Series Archives
· Audi and Formula E: chasing seconds in the simulator (Jan 04, 2018)
· Mathias Soler-Obel Announces His Plans To Race In The USF2000 In 2018 (Dec 20, 2017)
· Colton Herta To Test With MS&AD Andretti In Formula E Rookie Test (Dec 18, 2017)
· Renault will exit Formula E at the end of Season 4 (Oct 25, 2017)
· Formula E Brings Racing Return To Switzerland (Sep 21, 2017)
· Vergne Victorious, Di Grassi Crowned Champion (Jul 31, 2017)
· 2017 Formula E: Di Grassi Win Sets Up Thrilling Finale (Jul 30, 2017)
· Porsche Set To Compete In Formula E From 2019/20 Season (Jul 28, 2017)
· Mercedes Benz commits to Formula E, departs DTM (Jul 24, 2017)
· 2017 New York City GP: Formula E Race Recap - Bird Flies High With New York Double (Jul 16, 2017)
· Bird Soars To Historic Qualcomm New York City Eprix Win (Jul 16, 2017)
· Formula E To Make History In New York With First Zero-Emission Eprix (Jul 13, 2017)
· Formula E Reveals New Locations On More Compact Season Four Calendar (Jun 19, 2017)
· Buemi Wins In Berlin After Mahindra Pitstop Confusion (Jun 11, 2017)
· Red Hot Rosenqvist Hands Mahindra First Win (Jun 10, 2017)
· Disney Emea Joins Forces With Formula E For Disney-Pixar's Cars (Jun 09, 2017)
· Renault e.dams confirm Sebastien Buemi and Nicolas Prost until 2019 in the FIA Formula E Championship (Jun 09, 2017)
· Buemi Hands Renault EDams Emotional Paris Win (May 21, 2017)
· Historical podium and Formula E points haul for Mahindra Racing in Monaco (May 13, 2017)
· Mahindra Racing going all-in for Monaco ePrix (May 08, 2017)
· Recharge Your Imaginations: Mahindra Racing's #Drivenbydesign Contest Is Back (May 05, 2017)
· Buemi Becomes Hat-Trick Hero In Buenos Aires (Feb 18, 2017)
· DS Virgin Racing Upping The Stakes Ahead Of Las Vegas Erace On January 7th (Jan 04, 2017)
· Formula E Barriers Installed To Bolster Safety Measures In Berlin Following Terrorist Attack (Dec 23, 2016)
· Formula E Forms Electric Sports Coalition (Nov 15, 2016)
· Buemi Magnificent In Marrakesh (Nov 13, 2016)
· FIA Formula E - Marrakech ePrix - Finish (Nov 13, 2016)
· Renault e.dams win Marrakesh ePrix (Nov 13, 2016)
· Podium And Maiden Pole Position For Mahindra Racing In Marrakesh (Nov 13, 2016)
· Renault e.dams 2016 Marrakesh ePrix Preview (Nov 11, 2016)
· Podium Target For Mahindra Racing In Maiden Marrakesh Eprix (Nov 08, 2016)
· FIA Formula E - Marrakech ePrix - Preview (Nov 07, 2016)
· Mahindra Racing Clinches Podium At Hong Kong Eprix (Oct 10, 2016)
· FIA Formula E - Hong Kong ePrix - Finish (Oct 10, 2016)
· Audi Motorsport Newsletter 37/2016 (Oct 09, 2016)
· Renault e.dams Hong Kong ePrix Race Report (Oct 09, 2016)
· Buemi Holds On In Hong Kong (Oct 09, 2016)
· Hong Kong ePrix Race Report (Oct 09, 2016)
· Formula E Under The Banner Of The Four Rings For The First Time (Oct 06, 2016)
· Renault e.dams 2016 Hong Kong ePrix Preview (Oct 06, 2016)


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