Month: June 2019

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Bird breaks “luckless spell” of results

Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird was delighted to finally secure “good points” at the Swiss E-Prix in what he described as a “crazy race.” After leading the championship at the halfway stage, Bird went on to score two points from five races before finishing in fourth place in Bern.  But it looked like his bad luck […]

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Vergne: “I’d rather finish second than in the wall for the championship.”

DS Techeetah driver Jean-Eric Vergne revealed he’d rather finish second than throw championship points away at the end of the Swiss E-Prix. Vergne- who claimed pole position- was in a race-long battle with Jaguar Racing driver Mitch Evans.  In the closing stages of the race, the rain began to fall and Vergne decided not to […]

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Vergne wins a thrilling Bern E-Prix

Jean-Eric Vergne secured victory into a frantic Bern E-Prix which saw heavy rainfall in the final two laps.  The championship leader lead the race from start to finish and saw off a heavy attack from Mitch Evans. Evans tried to pass Vergne using his Attack Mode but was unable to find a way through before […]

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Vergne extends championship lead with pole in Bern

Jean-Eric Vergne has extended his lead in the championship to nine points ahead of Lucas Di Grassi after claiming pole position in Bern.  Vergne’s day could be even better as his championship rivals will start a long way down the order, as Antonio Felix Da Costa and Lucas Di Grassi will have a mountain to […]

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Wehrlein ends FP2 fastest in Bern

Pascal Wehrlein has ended the second practice session in Bern fastest, as all the driver prepared their cars for qualifying.   The Mahindra driver set a 1:19.188 to top the session, narrowly ahead of Andre Lotterer who finished second 0.076 of a second behind the German driver. Jean-Eric Vergne -who was fastest in the opening session […]

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Techeetah ends FP1 first and second in Bern

Jean-Eric Vergne headed a one-two for Techeetah in Bern beating Andre Lotterer by a tenth after both drivers completed a full power qualifying lap.  The season four champion set a 1:19.281 to end the session fastest with Andre Lotterer setting a 1:19.392 while running at 250kW. Lucas Di Grassi in the Audi was the closest […]

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Our luck can change: Bird

Envision Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird is confident that his fortunes can change going into Bern after a tricky run of race results.  The British driver has scored two points from the past five races which came from a ninth-place finish in Berlin. With almost a month’s break between the last round in Berlin, Bird and […]

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Lotterer Still Seeking Maiden Victory

Andre Lotterer is aiming to get his first Formula E victory before the end of the season after an unsuccessful home round in Berlin. The DS Techeetah driver missed out on setting a qualifying time in Berlin forcing him to start from the back of the field.  In the race, he had to retire out […]

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3 races clash with World Endurance Championship

The majority of Formula E drivers were given headache when the FIA World Motorsport Council revealed next seasons race calendars for World Endurance Championship and Formula E. With several drivers racing in both series, both championships had set up a gentlemen’s agreement to avoid running on the same weekend, but as Formula E continues to […]

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Extra point in qualifying and Attack Mode rule changes for season six

Formula E has announced a raft of rule changes for season six that included the forbidden use of Attack mode under any cautions and an extra point in qualifying.  Attack mode has seen some significant changes as drivers have been given an additional 10kW of power available when using Attack mode rising from 225kW to […]

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