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BMW committed to electric power, joins Formula E Championship

Formula E continues to evolve and grow with the latest big name manufacturer BMW backing the sport with an official entry for the 2018 season. The allure of developing electrically powered formula cars is too great of an opportunity for many manufacturers to miss out on, it provides the perfect …

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All-new Powertrains for Formula E Season 3

Formula E powertrain

Manufacturer influence will play a greater role in Formula E’s third season with all-new unique powertrains revealed. For the first season of Formula E teams were restricted to similar powertrain layouts comprising of a battery, inverter, single motor and a 4-speed gearbox. However, as the Formula continues so too does …

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DS Virgin Racing unveils Season 3 Formula E livery

Citroen’s DS Virgin Racing has released a video unveiling its new Formula E livery, ahead of the third seaon’s start on 9 October in Hong Kong. Shot over 10 hours in thunderstorm conditions in the abandoned streets and walkways of Manchester’s Media City, the video opens with a panning shot …

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Jaguar Racing launches Formula E team with all-electric I-TYPE 1

Jaguar Panasonic Formula E I-TYPE front profile

Jaguar has just revealed their Formula E team’s official name, vision, title sponsor, driver line-up and racing livery as part of the Formula E team launch. Title sponsor Panasonic are teaming up with Jaguar Racing to compete in the third FIA Formula E season with the completely electric I-TYPE 1.The …

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Autonomous race cars might make human drivers obsolete

First renders have emerged online giving us a pretty good insight into the future of Roborace; the world’s first driverless racing series. The stunning race car is the brainchild of former Bugatti and Volkswagen concept designer Daniel Simon, who was recently appointed the role of Chief Design Officer for Roborace. …

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Jaguar returns to motorsport with Formula E

Jaguar has announced it will return to motorsport in 2016, with its participation in the third season of the FIA Formula E Championship as a manufacturer with its own team. FIA Formula E is the world’s first global single-seater championship for electric powered cars. Jaguars Land Rover says it offers …

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