An electric touring car support series that could be staged on the Formula E support bill is close to becoming a reality for the 2018/19 season, Autosport has learned. Plans to introduce a tin-top series are close to being firmed up and an announcement from Formula E could come as soon as October. FIA President […]

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Lucas di Grassi has today (30 July) become the third different FIA Formula E Champion in as many seasons, overhauling a ten-point deficit to season-long leader Sebastien Buemi to win by 24 points after two flat-out races in Montreal. The two title protagonists had polar opposite weekends, with the Abt Schaeffler Audi Sport driver di […]

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Porsche will quit the LMP1 division of the World Endurance Championship at the end of this season ahead of a move to Formula E. The German manufacturer is leaving the top-flight of sportscar racing after four seasons with the 919 Hybrid, one year before the end of its existing commitment through to the end of […]

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Mercedes will quit the DTM at the end of next year, and has confirmed it will take up its option of a Formula E entry for the 2019/2020 season. The Stuttgart brand has been a core part of DTM since the category was relaunched in 2000. Its departure at the end of 2018 will leave […]

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The second race of the inaugural FIA Formula E Championship New York City weekend was today (16 July) won by DS Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird, who proved once again to be unbeatable on the streets of Brooklyn after having also won yesterday’s ePrix. Joining Bird on the podium were the Mahindra Racing pairing of Felix […]

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Sam Bird put his name in the history books as the FIA Formula E Championship made its historic debut on the streets of New York City for round 9 of the 2016/17 Championship. In the first ever FIA-sanctioned competition on the streets of the American metropolis, the DS Virgin Racing team had a strong showing […]

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BMW has announced its full factory Formula E effort will be run by the Andretti squad. The manufacturer has been working with Andretti in the series since early 2016, and confirmed it was evaluating a full works FE effort last September. It was accepted by the FIA as a powertrain provider for the 2018/19 season onwards in […]

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The FIA Formula E Championship returned to Paris for a second ePrix around the iconic streets of Les Invalides today, 20 May, and it was points-leader Sebastien Buemi who secured a fifth victory of the season for the Renault e.dams squad. Buemi had taken pole position earlier in the day, and fended off the challenge […]

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