Formula E Championship

Engineering Explained explores the development side of Formula E

How powertrain competition could help push Formula E forward

Formula E is... not the most thrilling racing out there at the moment. The quality of the teams and the drivers are high, yet there's something to be said about the lack of noise when you're watching these all-electric race cars lap a given circuit. Additionally, the idea that you have to swap into... read more

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2016/2017 Jaguar I-Type 1 Formula E race car

Jaguar unveils I-Type Formula E electric racer

Jaguar is committed to electrifying its lineup but it’s first electric car isn’t a production model. Rather, it’s a race car for the third season... read more September 8, 2016 by

2016/2017 Formula E Team ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport race car

Audi to race in Formula E from 2017

The Formula E electric car racing series is starting to gain traction among the major automakers. Audi on Friday confirmed it will have a factory team ready to race in season... read more September 2, 2016 by

Roborace autonomous race car

Roborace autonomous racing edges closer to reality with reveal of final car design

While autonomous driving technology may still be in its infancy, there are efforts underway to get a fully autonomous racing series up and running. The series has even been... read more August 4, 2016 by

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BMW to enter Formula E?

BMW may be the next major automaker to join the Formula E Championship. The electric car racing series already sees the likes of Audi, DS, Mahindra and Renault either... read more July 19, 2016 by

Faraday Future FFZERO1 Concept, unveiled at 2016 Consumer Electronics Show, Las Vegas

Faraday Future partners with Dragon Racing for Formula E team

Secretive California-based, Chinese-backed automaker Faraday Future has announced that it is partnering with Dragon Racing for what it calls a "long term alliance" in Formula... read more July 5, 2016 by

Pininfarina Formula E concept for Mahindra

Pininfarina designs Formula E race car concepts for Mahindra

The first designs commissioned by Italian legend Pininfarina by the company's new owner has been shown: A trio of Formula E electric race car concepts. Indian conglomerate... read more April 26, 2016 by

Damien Walters backflip over a moving Formula E race car

Man completes blind backflip over speeding Formula E racer

Professional stuntman Damien Walters successfully completed one of his most terrifying stunts yet. The stunt was organized by the people running the Formula E Championship... read more April 18, 2016 by

Roborace autonomous race car concept

Roborace autonomous race car concept revealed

The first race between fully autonomous cars is coming—and much soon than you think. A championship called Roborace is being established and if all goes to plan will... read more March 31, 2016 by

Jaguar electric race car for season three of the Formula E Championship

Jaguar to enter Formula E electric car series in 2016

Jaguar is the latest automaker to announce a commitment to the Formula E electric car racing series, joining the likes of Audi, DS, Mahindra, Renault and Venturi. The British... read more December 15, 2015 by

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PSA Peugeot Citroën’s Fledgling DS Brand Gets DS Performance Motorsport Division

French auto giant PSA Peugeot Citroën is in the midst of forming a new premium brand called DS. At present the brand is focused on the Chinese market, where most of its... read more August 21, 2015 by

Formula E race in Beijing, China

Season Two For Formula E Championship Confirmed

The inaugural season of the FIA-sanctioned Formula E Championship got off to a good start last September, and now, after three rounds, organizers for the electric car racing... read more January 2, 2015 by

Venturi driver Nick Heidfeld’s crash in the Formula E Beijing ePrix, September 2014

Huge Crash Hands Inaugural Formula E Victory To Audi Sport ABT’s Lucas di Grassi: Video

The first round of the inaugural season of the Formula E Championship got underway in Beijing, China over the weekend, and like any good sport there was plenty of action to... read more September 14, 2014 by

Spark-Renault SRT_01E Formula E car

Formula E Electric Car Championship Starts Tomorrow

Tomorrow, motorsport enters a new era with the first ever sanctioned electric car race set to take place. We’re talking about the new Formula E Championship, whose... read more September 12, 2014 by

2015 BMW i8

BMW i8 Named Official Safety Car Of Formula E: Video

If you're going to launch a low-emissions motor sport like Formula E, you'll want to extend its ethos into off-track aspects of the series too. There's little use preaching... read more August 22, 2014 by

Spark-Renault SRT_01E Formula E car in Forza Motorsport 5

Formula E Electric Racer To Feature In Forza Motorsport 5

The inaugural season for the Formula E Championship commences next month, and coinciding with the impending start of the new electric car racing series is the availability of... read more August 13, 2014 by


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