Brendon Hartley has revealed he will be part of Porsche’s development work for its first ABB FIA Formula E Championship car. The Kiwi confirmed on Twitter that he is “still together with Porsche and part of FE development”, alongside other commitments with Ferrari and SMP Racing. Porsche is currently developing its first all-electric race car […]

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Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird won ABB FIA Formula E’s second race in Santiago after fending off a late attack from Mahindra Racing driver Pascal Wehrlein. In what was officially FE’s hottest ever race, 14 drivers finished an attritional affair that featured collisions throughout the field, while some drivers – including Wehrlein – had to battle battery […]

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Jerome D’Ambrosio sprinted to victory in a dramatic last lap dash to the finish in Marrakesh, after a late safety car bunched up the pack following a collision between BMW i Andretti Motorsport pairing Antonio Felix da Costa and Alexander Sims. Despite picking up his third victory in Formula E, it’s the first time D’Ambrosio […]

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Antonio Felix da Costa has claimed victory in the first race of the new era of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship following an incident-filled Saudia Ad Diriyah E-Prix. The BMW i Andretti Motorsport driver held off a hard-charging Jean-Eric Vergne, who fought back from a drive-through penalty to nearly steal the win on the […]

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An Auckland-based consortium has formally launched a bid to bring the ABB FIA Formula E Championship to the New Zealand city in either 2019 or 2020. The consortium, led by Vector Energy, the New Zealand International Convention Centre, the Auckland University of Technology and Drive Electric, will look to stage a race on a yet-to-be-confirmed […]

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Mahindra Racing has confirmed an all-new driver line-up for season five, consisting of Pascal Wehrlein and Jerome d’Ambrosio. Yesterday, soon-to-be ex-F1 driver Stoffel Vandoorne was announced as a Formula E driver with the HWA team. Today, ex-F1 driver Pascal Wehrlein has been announced as a Formula E driver with the Mahindra Racing team. It’s almost like there’s […]

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Formula 1 sponsor Heineken has entered into a five-year partnership with Formula E, as the electric championship’s official beer and cider partner. The deal, which was first discussed between the two entities in May before being concluded swiftly in mid-July, will commence in FE’s upcoming 2018/19 championship. Heineken’s FE presence will first be seen at […]

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McLaren Formula 1 driver Stoffel Vandoorne is set for a drive with the HWA Formula E team in the 2018/19 season, Autosport understands. Vandoorne, who will be replaced in McLaren’s line-up by Formula 2 racer and team reserve driver Lando Norris, is expected to be announced as HWA’s second FE driver ahead of the start […]

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Mitch Evans hopes to win “multiple championships” in Formula E following his disappointment at not claiming the GP2 crown. Evans moved to FE with Jaguar for the manufacturer’s debut season in 2016/17 after four seasons in what was GP2, which has since been renamed Formula 2. He secured five wins and 13 further podiums, but […]

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Jaguar Formula E driver Mitch Evans says he is driven “every day” to end the “hurt” over the British team’s lack of consistent podium finishes in the electric championship. Evans officially claimed Jaguar’s first and so far only FE podium finish with third place at the second Hong Kong race in season four, but did […]

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