Monday, October 19, 2020

FormulaE

Honda, F1

Honda explains decision, new PU for 2021, no electric racing plans & more

Honda Motor explained its decision to quit F1 as it added about a new engine for 2021, while relaying that they don't have any electric racing plans. After months of wait, Honda officially announced its...
Christian Horner, Antonio Felix da Costa

Horner says da Costa in F1 would have been interesting, Newey to remain

Christian Horner reckons having Antonio Felix da Costa in F1 would have been interesting as he clears that Adrian Newey will stay with Red Bull Racing. Over the years, Red Bull has had numerous drivers,...
Formula E

Formula E gets net zero carbon certificate, first sports series to achieve so

The FIA Formula E Championship has been awarded a net zero carbon certificate as it becomes the first sports series to achieve the feat. F1 aims to be a net zero carbon championship by 2030...
Alpine, Mahindra, Juri Vips

Alpine joins LMP1; Mahindra hires ex-Mercedes F1; Vips stays with DAMS

Alpine has joined the LMP1 grid in WEC as Mahindra hires ex-Mercedes F1 personnel in Formula E, while Juri Vips stays with DAMS in F2. Alpine joining LMP1: After Renault confirmed a change to Alpine from...
Formula E, WRC

Sims joins Mahindra in Formula E; WRC replaces Japan with Belgium

Alexander Sims has left BMW Andretti for Mahindra Racing ahead of the 2020/21 FIA Formula E Championship as FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) replaces Japan with Belgium to be the 2020 finale. Mahindra were surprised...
Pascal Wehrlein, Formula E, WC, Gabriel Aubry

Wehrlein joins Porsche in Formula E; Aubry, Algarve to miss WEC round

Pascal Wehrlein has joined Porsche in FIA Formula E Championship as Gabriel Aubry and Algarve Pro Team will miss FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) round due to COVID-19. After leaving Mahindra Racing mid-way in the...
Formula E, Stoffel Vandoorne

Formula E: Vandoorne ends 2019/20 season with a Mercedes 1-2 finish

Mercedes secured a 1-2 finish to end the 2019/20 FIA Formula E Championship in Berlin with Stoffel Vandoorne winning from Nyck de Vries. Pole-sitter Mercedes' Stoffel Vandoorne made a good start in the final Formula...
Formula E, Oliver Rowland

Formula E: Rowland eases to Race 5 win in Berlin, Rast gets a podium

Nissan's Oliver Rowland secured his maiden FIA Formula E Championship win in Race 5 of Berlin finale from Envision Virgin's Robin Frijns. The qualifying had some controversy to kick-start the final two races of the...
Formula E, Antonio Felix da Costa

Formula E: Da Costa, DS Techeetah secure titles, Vergne wins Race 4

Jean-Eric Vergne won Race 4 of FIA Formula E Championship's Berlin finale as Antonio Felix da Costa and DS Techeetah secured their respective titles. At the start of the second Formula E race of the...
Maximilian Günther, BMW Formula E, Berlin EPrix

Formula E: Gunther wins Berlin Race 3 after late pass on Vergne

In the third of six Berlin Formula E races, German driver Maximilian Gunther won for BMW Andretti after a late pass on DS Techeetah's Jean-Eric Vergne. As commentator Jack Nicholls declared the commencement of the...
Formula E, Antonio Felix da Costa

Formula E: Da Costa doubles up in Race 2 of Berlin Formula E finale

DS Techeetah's Antonio Felix da Costa did the double to re-start FIA Formula E Championship in Berlin from Nissan's Sebastien Buemi. Pole-sitter DS Techeetah's Antonio Felix da Costa started Race 2 of Berlin Formula E...
Formula E, Antonio Felix da Costa

Formula E: Da Costa wins Berlin’s Race 1, Lotterer beats Bird for P2

DS Techeetah's Antonio Felix da Costa sailed through to win Race 1 of Berlin FIA Formula E Championship race at the Templehof circuit. Pole-sitter DS Techeetah's Antonio Felix da Costa had a steady start in...
Formula E, Dilbagh Gill, Mahindra Racing

Formula E has two COVID-19 positive, Mahindra boss Gill is one

The FIA Formula E Championship has confirmed two positive COVID-19 results ahead of its Berlin return with Mahindra boss Dilbagh Gill has one of them. While Formula E did not name the two COVID-19 positive...
Formula E, Mercedes

Formula E sees fatality in Berlin while set-up, Mercedes revises livery

The FIA Formula E Championship set-up work in Berlin has seen a fatality as Mercedes will use its all-black livery for the remainder of the season. While Formula E hasn't released a statement so far...
Sergio Sette Camara, Formula E, Dragon

Red Bull F1 reserve Camara replaces Hartley at Dragon in Formula E

Red Bull and AlphaTauri F1 reserve Sergio Sette Camara has been roped by GEOX Dragon to replace Brendon Hartley for rest of FIA Formula E Championship season. Formula E will re-start and end their 2019/20...
Formula E, Berlin

Formula E reveals three different layouts for six Berlin races

The FIA Formula E Championship has revealed the three different layouts for the Berlin event which will re-start and end the 2019/20 season. As Formula E confirmed last month, the 2019/20 season will re-start and...
Nick Cassidy, Formula E

Cassidy replaces Bird at Virgin Racing from 2020/21 Formula E season

New Zealand-born Nick Cassidy will replace Sam Bird at Envision Virgin Racing for 2020/21 FIA Formula E Championship. Having drove for Envision Virgin in the Formula E rookie test, it comes as no surprise that...
Sam Bird, Formula E, Virgin, Jaguar

Bird leaves Virgin Racing to join Jaguar from 2020/21 Formula E season

Sam Bird will leave the Envision Virgin Racing family to join Jaguar Racing from 2020/21 FIA Formula E Championship season onward. This is a first for Bird since the inception of the all-electric Formula E...
Daniel Abt, NIO, Formula E

Abt replaces Ma for rest of Formula E season as NIO has travel issues

Daniel Abt will replace Ma Qing Hua at NIO for rest of the FIA Formula E Championship due to travel restrictions because of COVID-19 pandemic. Few days back, NIO announced that Ma won't be competing...
Formula E, Hankook, Williams

Williams gets battery deal, Hankook becomes Formula E tyre supplier

The FIA Formula E Championship has released details of the recipients of tenders which includes Spark Racing Technology, Williams Advanced Engineering and Hankook. Among the three tenders, the newest entrant in Formula E, will be...
Juan Pablo Montoya, ESports

Video: Montoya takes All-Star Legends title, Alonso/Barrichello win races

Juan Pablo Montoya took the Legends title in All-Star ESports Series Triple Crown finale with wins for Fernando Alonso and Rubens Barrichello. As the third part of the All-star ESports Series, the drivers had Le...
Alex Lynn, Mahindra, Formula E

Mahindra signs Lynn as Wehrlein’s replacement for 2019/20 Formula E

Mahindra Racing has announced the signing of Alex Lynn as the replacement for Pascal Wehrlein for the remainder of the 2019/20 FIA Formula E Championship. Wehrlein surprised everyone after the Formula E Race at Home...
Formula E

Formula E releases 2020/21 calendar, Monaco in as no Morocco/Indonesia

The World Motor Sport Council has released a provisional calendar for 2020/21 season of FIA Formula E Championship with 14 rounds starting in January. As opposed to a start in November with Saudi Arabia, Formula...
Rene Rast, Formula E, Audi

Rast to replace Abt at Audi for remainder of Formula E season

Double DTM champion Rene Rast has been signed up to replace Daniel Abt by Audi for the remainder of the 2019/20 FIA Formula E Championship season. After Formula E announced the re-start of the 2019/20...
Berlin, Formula E

Formula E will conclude 2019/20 season with six Berlin races in August

The FIA Formula E Championship has announced a revised calendar which will see the end of the 2019/20 season with all the six races to be held in Berlin in August. The Berlin Tempelhof airport...
Pascal Wehrlein, Formula E

Wehrlein confirms immediate departure from Mahindra Formula E team

Pascal Wehrlein has confirmed about his immediate departure from Mahindra Racing as he will not see-through the 2019/20 FIA Formula E Championship season with them. Hours after an exclusive report by The Race, Wehrlein confirmed...
Stoffel Vandoorne, Formula E

Vandoorne beats Wehrlein to win Formula E ESports title

Formula E had its sixth round in the Race at Home Challenge with Stoffel Vandoorne winning the championship from Pascal Wehrlein. The sixth and seventh Formula E Race at Home Challenge ESports round took place...
ESports

Video: Vandoorne wins in Formula E, Button/Alonso get title/victories

Formula E had its sixth round in the Race at Home Challenge with Stoffel Vandoorne winning as All-Star ESports Series continued with Fernando Alonso winning again as Jenson Button got the title. Formula E Race...
Daniel Abt, Formula E, Audi

Audi stands by decision because of Abt’s conscious idea to defy rule

Audi Sport has released a statement to confirm the firing of Daniel Abt as they feel the conscious idea of defying rule in Formula E Race at Home Challenge violates its principle. Much has been...
Daniel Abt, Audi, Formula E

Abt suspended by Audi for sim race incident as Formula E seat in danger

Audi Motorsport has come hard on Daniel Abt as the German has been suspended by the team for his sim race gaffe as his Formula E seat is in danger. While the world battles COVID-19...