Mexico City E-Prix Tag

By Aaron Bearden, Contributing Writer Last season a ninth-place result would have left Lucas di Grassi inconsolable over the points lost. In Mexico City it was all he could ask for. Di Grassi overcame a five-second pit stop penalty  and drove his way through the field from last on the grid to claim ninth in Saturday’s Mexico City E-Prix. The defending ABB FIA Formula E Championship contender earned his first points of the season in the process. Afterward the Brazilian and his Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler team celebrated two victoriesRead More

Posted On February 27, 2018By Aaron BeardenIn Breaking News, Formula E, Headline News

Formula E Weekend Preview: Mexico City

By Aaron Bearden, Contributing Writer Ahead of each ABB Formula E Series race weekend, Motorsports Tribune offers an in-depth look at the details and storylines going into the weekend’s event(s).  Race(s): Mexico City E-Prix (45 laps, 58.5 miles) Hashtag: #MexicoCityEPrix Circuit: Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez (Mexico) Track Details: Clockwise – 17 turns, 1.30 miles Track Record: 1:02.867 (Oliver Turvey, 2017) What Happened Last Year: Lucas di Grassi avenged a disqualified win from the previous season with a legal victory in Formula E’s second trip to Mexico. The result came as a surprise, with the eventual champion triumphingRead More