Paris E-Prix Tag

Posted On April 28, 2018By Motorsports TribuneIn Breaking News, Formula E

Perfect Home E-Prix for Jean-Eric Verge

By FIA The third E-Prix in Paris saw home-hero Jean-Eric Vergne put in a near-perfect performance to score pole position and victory in the eighth round of the 2017/18 ABB FIA Formula E Championship. The winextends his lead in the standings once more to 31 points, while his closest contender – DS Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird – crossed the line third following a dramatic final lap around the Circuit des Invalides. In front of a huge partisan Parisian crowd, Vergne took pole position ahead of Bird by nearly three tenthsRead More
By Aaron Bearden, Contributing Writer Eight races into Season Four of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship, Ma Qing Hua has been granted an opportunity to return to the series. NIO Formula E Team announced Tuesday that Qing Hua will replace Luca Filippi for the Paris E-Prix later this month, making his first start since Buenos Aires during Season Three. The Chinese driver will pilot the team’s No. 68 NIO 003 in the effort. “First of all, I am really happy and honoured to be back in the cockpit racingRead More
By Aaron Bearden, Contributing Writer The upcoming ABB FIA Formula E Championship races in Paris and New York have gained a presenting sponsor. Formula E officials announced Monday that Qatar Airways has increased its association with the all-electric series, officially signing on as the race title partner for both the 2018 Paris E-Prix and the doubleheader season finale event in New York City. “After another enthralling season last year, we’re delighted that Qatar Airways has reaffirmed its commitment to Formula E by extending its partnership and becoming race title partnerRead More