Day: December 19, 2015

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Buemi Storms to Victory

Sebastien Buemi wins in Punta Del Este after a stunning display to fight from fifth place to win the race. The Swiss driver took his second win of the season after victory in Beijing. The race did not provide the drama that Formula E had become accustomed to since its birth last year, but there was […]

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Bird: “D’Ambrosio was unbeatable”

DS Virgin driver Sam Bird admits that both Dragon drivers were unbeatable in today’s qualifying session for the Punta del Este ePrix. However, the Brit is pleased with his third position on the grid for the race. “Jerome [D’Ambrosio] was incredible today. I had no chance, he was simply unbeatable. I might have had the […]

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Villenueve out of Punta Del Este ePrix

Jaques Villeneuve will not race in Punta Del Este after the Canadian driver crashed in qualifying. The 44-year old crashed in the final group of qualifying. The former Formula One World Champion broke his front-left suspension, and the team would not be able to fix the car in time for the race. Therefore, the Punta […]

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Buemi: “I’ll be there to profit”

After a crucial lock up by Sebastien Buemi on his qualifying run in the Super Pole Shootout, the Swiss driver is going to start from fifth on the grid. “I just locked the front tyres”, he tried to explain after the session had ended. “The first part of my qualifying session was great, but then I […]

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Dragon Racing pleased with front row lockout

For the first time in the team’s history, DragonRacing has bagged  a front row lockout in Formula E. Belgian driver Jerome D’Ambrosio out-qualified his team mate by four-tenths of a second in the Super Pole Shootout, securing himself his first ever Formula E pole position. “It’s amazing”, D’Ambrosio said. “After being robbed a great result in […]

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D’Ambrosio On Pole in Punta Del Este

Jerome d’Ambrosio took his first pole position at Punta Del Este this afternoon with Loic Duval making it a Dragon Racing one-two for the race. Sebastien Buemi and Lucas Di Grassi made mistakes on both of their Super Pole laps which put Di Grassi in fourth and Buemi in fifth. The first group saw  Jean-Eric Vergne, […]

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Prost on Top in Practice Two

Nico Prost ends the second practice session fastest with Lucas Di Grassi and Sebastien Buemi rounding out the top three before qualifying. Drivers went out very quickly in the short 30 minutes session of Practice Two, and most drivers went straight onto a 200kW lap. The Punta Del Este circuit was showing its difficulties as […]

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Buemi Ends FP1 Fastest

Sebastien Buemi continues his fine start to the season, as the Swiss driver tops the first free practice session at Punta Del Este. The session was full of drama with both Virgin Racing drivers stopping out on track, with Bird ending his session in the wall. The drivers left the pitlane in a hurry to […]

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