Mercedes-EQ team moves to top position in Formula E championship after Berlin round

It may be the final year for the Mercedes-EQ team in Formula E (after which they will be taken over by McLaren Racing) but there’s just as much determination to retain their championship title one more time. This was shown by the double podium finish in the Berlin E-Prix held at the Tempelhof Airport grounds, […]

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McLaren Racing to take over Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team for 2023 entry

As reported last year, McLaren Racing will join Formula E and Extreme E, the two series which run all-electric racing cars. The team for Extreme E has already started competing in the second season which started earlier this year, and next year, McLaren Racing will enter the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in its […]

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Porsche Taycan plays important role in Formula E as Official Safety Car

Besides having a works team in the Formula E World Championship for single-seater all-electric racing cars, Porsche also has a second car that sometimes leads in the races. It’s a Taycan which the sportscar maker has supplied for use as the Official Safety Car  and it’s most appropriate since it too has a fully electric […]

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Formula E: Mercedes EQ Team moves into championship lead after Monaco round

The championship lead in Season 8 of Formula E again changed after Round 6 as Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team’s Stoffel Vandoorne claimed victory in Monte Carlo. Running a tactical drive around the famous street circuit, he beat polesitter Mitch Evans (Jaguar TCS Racing) and DS TECHEETAH’s Jean-Eric Vergne. Evans had been close to a win […]

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Formula E Gen3 racing car unveiled, to be used from Season 9 in 2023

Season 9 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, which will run in 2023, will see all-new racing cars being used in the fully electric single-seater series. Referred to as Gen3, signifying them as third generation designs, the cars are designed and optimised specifically for street racing. Developed by engineers and sustainability experts at […]

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Nissan takes over French e.dams Formula E team

It wasn’t surprising when Nissan was the first Japanese carmaker to become involved in Formula E which is now a world championship. The carmaker became dominant in the electric vehicle (EV) segment after introducing the world’s first mass-produced EV, the LEAF in 2010, so it was natural for it to participate in the all-electric series. […]

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Back-to-back victories for Jaguar TCS Racing’s Mitch Evans in Formula E Rome e-Prix

Jaguar TCS Racing’s Mitch Evans claimed back-to-back victories in the Formula E Rome E-Prix double-header of races with a dramatic win in Round 5 after a first place finish in Round 4 the day before. The Kiwi driver led Poleman Jean-Eric Vergne (DS TECHEETAH) in second and Envision Racing’s Robin Frijns. DS TECHEETAH’s Vergne had […]

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Formula E releases technical details of Gen 3 racing cars to be unveiled on April 28

Just as this year’s Formula 1 season sees major changes in technical regulations (including change in tyre sizes) that have required the teams to redesign their cars, Formula E – the all-electric single seater series that has been upgraded to World Championship status – will also see a similar change in 2023 which will be […]

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2022 Formula E Season 8 Mexico City

Formula E/Round 3: First-ever win for TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team

Mexico City was the venue for the third round of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship yesterday, with 22 drivers whizzing around the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez track in the all-electric single-seaters. A perfect mix of long, fast straights and a technical infield section produced intense races and high drama for the 40,000 spectators who […]

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Formula E 2022 Season 8 Saudi Arabia

Formula E: Mercedes-EQ dominates opening round but ROKiT Venturi Racing grabs lead after Round 2

Reigning champion Nyck de Vries led the Mercedes-EQ team home with a 1-2 in the opening round of the new season in Saudi Arabia. He sealed his first victory in Formula E at the same venue last year and took advantage of an uncharacteristic Stoffel Vandoorne slip-up to double up, with the Belgian missing his […]

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