Mercedes names Gutierrez as FE reserve driver

15 Nov

Gutierrez, who competed in three FE races for the Techeetah team during the 2016-17 season, tested Mercedes’ Silver Arrow 01 package at in Majorca in August before it announced Stoffel Vandoorne and Nyck de Vries as its driver line-up for its debut sea…

Piquet interested in Extreme E entry

11 Nov

As FE did before its first campaign, electric SUV series Extreme E has launched a ‘drivers’ programme’ for potential competitors.Existing members of the scheme include six-time World Rally champion Sebastien Ogier, 2016 FE champion Lucas di Grassi, Le …

Japan, Brazil races key targets for Formula E

2 Nov

FE has been interested in holding events in these countries since its inception, with a Rio de Janeiro race even briefly appearing on its inaugural calendar, before Sao Paulo was included on the 2017/18 schedule until it was dropped because of problems…