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DOUBLE POINTS FINISH FOR JAGUAR RACING TO START FORMULA E SEASON FIVE

The fifith season of ABB FIA Formula E got off to an electric start today in Saudi Arabia with a double points finish for Panasonic Jaguar Racing.  The race saw the debut of the new Generation 2 Jaguar I-TYPE 3 a faster all-electric racecar with greater efficiency and range. Kiwi Mitch Evans battled inclement weather, … Continue reading

ABT AND DI GRASSI SCORE POINTS AT FORMULA E SEASON OPENER

Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler scored points with both cars at the Formula E season opener in Ad Diriyah (Saudi Arabia). Following a chaotic qualifying session, Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi fought back from eleventh and eighteenth on the grid to finish eighth and ninth. At the season opener in the desert, the teams had … Continue reading

SIMON EVANS WINS INAUGURAL JAGUAR I-PACE ETROPHY RACE

Simon Evans has won the inaugural Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY race, making history in Saudi Arabia. Evans started in pole position after qualifying was cancelled due to heavy rain in Riyadh. The starting grid was based on the results of Friday’s free practice session. Jaguar made history with the debut of the world’s first all-electric production … Continue reading

AL HARTHY CONFIDENT OF MAJOR CHALLENGE IN GULF 12 HOURS AFTER DELIVERING SUPERB PACE IN PRACTICE & QUALIFYING

Ahmad Al Harthy and Oman Racing team-mates Jonny Adam and Darren Turner are confident of challenging at the front in today’s Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit, after displaying fantastic pace in practice and qualifying over the past couple of days at the Abu Dhabi track. Regularly in the top four during the various … Continue reading

THE STATISTICS THAT DEFINED THE 2018 BLANCPAIN GT SERIES

The 2018 Blancpain GT Series now belongs to the history books. With the final championship standings confirmed, we have the opportunity to study the numbers that defined a thrilling campaign.   Raw speed  Success is not simply about finding the fastest drivers: teamwork, strategy and consistency are perhaps even more important than raw speed, particularly at … Continue reading

RICKY COLLARD WILL LINE UP AS NEW DRIVER FOR R-MOTORSPORT IN ABU DHABI

Season finale under the floodlights at the Yas Marina Circuit. R-Motorsport have secured the services of Ricky Collard for their last endurance race of the year, the Gulf 12 Hours in Abu Dhabi. The 22 year-old British driver will race with the Swiss team for the first time on Yas Island, sharing the cockpit with … Continue reading

NISSAN SET TO BEGIN FORMULA E CAMPAIGN AS FIRST JAPANESE MANUFACTURER

The Nissan e.dams team is set to kick off its electric street racing challenge when the ABB FIA Formula E championship begins its fifth season of competition this week. Swiss former series’ champion Sebastien Buemi and his newly-announced British teammate Oliver Rowland will drive on the 2.495-kilometer, 21-turn street circuit in Ad Diriyah, near the … Continue reading

DS TECHEETAH READY TO HIT THE STREETS WITH THE DS E-TENSE FE19

Season Five of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship is all set to commence this Saturday on 15 December. Fans across the world will see 22 new Gen2 cars, new tracks, new rules and new drivers added to the championship. DS TECHEETAH drivers André Lotterer and the reigning Formula E Champion Jean-Éric Vergne returns to … Continue reading

END OF YEAR MARKS START OF EXCITING NEW CHAPTER FOR ASTON MARTIN RACER AL HARTHY AT GULF 12 HOURS

Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi hosts the spectacular end-of-year Gulf 12 Hours this coming Saturday, 15th December, where Oman’s premier racing driver Ahmad Al Harthy is aiming to end 2018 on a real high. While the increasingly popular event, one of the Middle East’s endurance racing crown jewels, marks the final track action of … Continue reading

ISAAC TUTUMLU TO DRIVE ALL NEW AUDI R8 LMS GT3 IN THE GULF 12 HOURS

Two Spaniard will contest the classic Middle East endurance race, which brings the curtain down on the 2018 season, with a new Car Collection Motorsport-entered Audi R8 LMS GT3 Evo. Tutumlu will share the driving duties with Schmidt and Parhoffer, as Çapan will be absent as a result of physical problems. Isaac Tutumlu will compete … Continue reading

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