Jaguar will announce next week that it is fielding a team in Formula E in cooperation with Williams Advanced Engineerging. The Trulli team will withdraw.
Williams Advanced Engineering has won several awards for its innovative Formula E battery. It has only one failure in the first season in 440 race starts.
Formula E will add a new feature as early as next year — robotic racing. Take the drivers out of the cars and replace them with artificial intelligence.
here was a lot of optimism for the series when it began its 2015 campaign, but I don’t think anyone foresaw this: Formula E is more popular than F1.
Starting next year, the regulations of Formula E will loosen up a bit, allowing each team to develop their own unique electric motors and drive trains.
Williams F1 has increased the rated power of its Formula E battery to 170 kW for the second season of the series that begins October 24 in Beijing, China.
Formula E was a glorified spec series in 2015, but the teams are set to start off 2016 with a bang thanks to new rules that allow real EV innovation!
Listen to video of this year’s Formula E cars during pre-season testing at Silverstone. They are beginning to sound as good as their Formula One cousins.
Storied F1 champion Jacques Villeneuve is set to make a return to the racetrack following a 10-year hiatus from competition, by signing up for electric vehicle tournament Formula E. Villeneuve will replace Nick Heidfield on Venturi’s Formula E team, following the later driver’s defection to rival outfit Mahindra. After his first day test driving for the new team, Villeneuve expressed his excitement at returning […]
First of all, let me note that I’m a big fan of Carlos Ghosn. I love the way he talks about things, but especially about electric vehicles. He’s a very straight shooter and doesn’t fluff his language excessively, imho. Granted, as the head of one of the largest companies in the world, he’s had his […]
Formula E, the electric version of Formula 1 that Richard Branson believes will be more popular than Formula 1 within five years, will be coming to Paris in 2016. It is the latest global city to land the young electric car race. Before the Formula E drivers move on to Berlin, Moscow, and London again […]
Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag says Kazakhstan may get a Formula E race in 2017, to coincide with the Astana World Expo that will focus on sustainability.
With just two races left on its schedule, the inaugural Formula E season is still far from settled. Beginning next season, teams will be allowed to start modifying their racing machines to a much larger degree as design regulations are lifted. Perhaps some of the teams will go talk to the Swiss university students behind […]
We’re down to the last two races of the first-ever Formula E season, and there’s still no clear favorite to take the championship crown. So it might seem a bitty silly to be looking so far ahead, but when you run something as big as the Formula E, you’ve got to think long-term. According to […]
With the inaugural season of the Formula E series landing in Monaco earlier in the month, electric racing has finally come home. After a quick and close race through Monaco’s narrow streets, Formula E headed to Germany this weekend for the DHL Berlin ePrix, where Brazil’s Lucas di Grassi though he took the win…but then […]
The small but historically-important principality of Monaco has been a hotbed of motorsports for the past century, making it the perfect place to debut the first Formula E race in Europe. The narrow road course made for big crashes, clever moves, and great action all the way around, with e.dams driver Sebastian Buemi taking his […]