Category Archives: Formula E

Wheel-to-wheel in the Vegas erace

Las Vegas, 8 Jan 2017: In a bid to tap the growing influence of gaming and technology on the world of sports, the FIA Formula E Championship Saturday pitted motorsports’ leading racers against Sim—or simulated—racing competitors who have honed their skills behind steering wheels connected to sophisticated computers. The competition took place not on a… Read More »

Formula E to race in New York city

Lower Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty will form a dramatic backdrop to the inaugural New York City ePrix, which the FIA Formula E Championship, the world’s first fully-electric racing series, today confirmed will take place in Red Hook, Brooklyn. The 1.947km (1.21mile) track was revealed in front of a gathering of assorted media, city… Read More »

Jaguar returns to racing: Formula E

Thursday 8 September 2016: Jaguar today takes the wraps off its new electric motorsport future, revealing its Formula E team’s official name, vision, title sponsor, driver line-up and electric racing livery. From this October, Panasonic Jaguar Racing will compete in the third FIA Formula E season with the first all-electric Jaguar racing car in history:… Read More »

Rosberg on pole; Hamilton to start from the back

Nico Rosberg took his sixth pole position of the 2016 Formula One season at Spa-Francorchamps ahead of Max Verstappen who became the youngest driver to claims a front-row start at a grand prix. Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen was third and will line up on the second row with team-mate Sebastian Vettel. With championship leader Lewis Hamilton… Read More »

Buemi wins title after controversial final: Formula E

Sebastien Buemi is the new FIA Formula E champion after clinching the title courtesy of setting the Visa Fastest Lap during the season-ending Visa London ePrix. The final race of the 2015/16 season was a controversial affair, brought about by title rivals Buemi and Lucas di Grassi colliding on the opening lap of the race.… Read More »

Jaguar returns to racing; Prefers FIA Formula E to F1

LONDON, 15 Dec 2015:  Jaguar on Tuesday announced its return to global motorsport. In the autumn of 2016, Jaguar will enter the third season of the exciting FIA Formula E  Championship as a manufacturer with its own team.  FIA Formula E is the world’s first global single-seater championship for electric powered cars. FIA Formula E offers a… Read More »

Rosberg pips Hamilton, tops in FP2: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the last race of the season

Abu Dhabi, 27 Nov 2015: Nico Rosberg took over at the top of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend timesheet, running just over a tenth of a second quicker than team-mate Lewis Hamilton, the fastest man from the early afternoon opening session. Rosberg’s best time, set in the period of running on this weekend’s options… Read More »

Rosberg takes pole on rain-delayed quali on Sunday; Hamilton looks to seal the championship from P2

Nico Rosberg edged Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton by a tenth of a second to claim pole position for this afternoon’s United States Grand Prix. The German took his fourth pole of the season with his Q2 time as heavy rain once again disrupted running and led to the final part of the session was cancelled.… Read More »

With very little track time, we had to guess a bit and it worked: Nico Rosberg

DRIVERS 1 – Nico ROSBERG (Mercedes) 2 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes) 3 – Valtteri BOTTAS (Willams) TV UNILATERAL Nico, you were fastest in Q1 and Q3, fastest after the first run in Q3, on pole by a decent margin. Are you pleased with that? Nico ROSBERG: Yeah, for sure, I’m very happy. It’s been a… Read More »