FIA FORMULA E SEASON RACE WINNERS
THE FIA FORMULA E CHAMPIONSHIP
Formula E is centered around three core values of Energy, Environment and Entertainment fusing engineering, technology, sport, science, design, music, and entertainment – all combining to drive the change towards an electric future. The map provides the urban venues which hosted the Championship.
The power output of the race cars in Formula E is limited to 170 kW (race) and 200 kW (qualifying) by the regulations. An additional 30 kilowatts is allocated to the three most popular drivers as selected through an online voting platform called FanBoost.
The first season kicked off in September 2014 with a race through the streets of Beijing. The third season with an estimated 14 races at 12 events starts on the 9th of October 2016 in Hong Kong. The season will include new venues such as Marrakesh, Brussels, and Montreal. New York hosted the finale of the fourth season in July 2018.
Formula E Race Car Gen 2 - 2018
Formula E Race Car Gen 1 - 2014
FIA introduced the Roborace and Robocar in February 2017 with the first race set for the end of that year. Roborace events co-insides with Formula E races on the same inner-city tracks used by the electric racing cars. The Roborace is an extreme Motorsport and Entertainment platform for the future of road relevant technologies. Roborace provides an open A.I. platform with fixed hardware for companies to develop their own driverless software and push the limits in an extreme and safe environment. The series is designed to be a competition of intelligence so all teams will use the “Robocar” designed by Daniel Simon and used Tron: Legacy, Oblivion. By using one car Roborace ensures the hardware is consistent so all efforts can be focussed on advancing the software.
Roborace Robocar Specs
Roborace Devbot Specs
FORMULA-E RACING TEAMS
FORMULA-E IN THE NEWS
2017 Week 43 - Renault bowing out of Formula E and Nissan join from Season 5
Nissan also announced that it will join the Formula E franchise from Season 5 starting late 2018. Although not explicitly announced Nissan would replace its Alliance partner Renault which is bowing out of the E-series to focus all its efforts on Formula One. The Renault e.dams Formula E team has won the first three seasons of the electric racing franchise.
2017 Week 19 - Electric MotoGP from 2019
The 3rd event in the current series of the Formula-E electric vehicle street racing calendar held Buenos Aires Argentina ended yet again with a victorious Renault.eDams team. The e.Dams driver, Swiss-born Sebastian Buemi clinched his 3rd win of the series. The Brasilian Lucas Di Grassi’s 2nd position kept Audi’s ABT Schaeffler standings in the overall second position. The Chinese teams of Next EV and Techeeta were the only teams climbing the rankings, now lying 4th and 5th respectively. Newcomer Panasonic Jaguar has yet to score a single point in the 3rd season, with its drivers Evans and Carrol ending 18th and 19th.
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