Category Archive: Formula E

Alonso will skip Monaco, Buemi will skip Brooklyn

Spanish F1 double champion, Fernando Alonso will not be taking part on Monaco Grand Prix which will be driven in late May. Instead Alonso will take part in McLaren’s joint outfit with Venturi… Continue reading

Di Grassi catches up in Mexico

The fourth, Mexican round of the Formula E season was probably the best race of the season by far. Several safety cars, starting-grid penalties, confusion in the pits, surprise accomplishments and the championship… Continue reading

Esteban Gutierrez replaces Ma Qing Hua at Techeetah

Ex-Haas and F1 driver Esteban Gutierrez will make his Formula E debut next week in the Mexican round of Formula E. He is replacing Chinese driver Ma Qing Hua who debuted last season.… Continue reading

Sebastien Buemi pulls off a hat trick in Buenos Aires

Swiss ex-F1 driver and reigning Formula E champion Sebastien Buemi has won his third straight race in the current Formula E season. Despite starting from behind his biggest rival in the series, Lucas… Continue reading

F1 / Formula E Quickie: Gutierrez moves to Formula E

Mexican ex-F1 driver Esteban Gutierrez is planning to make the jump to the electric Formula E series. Gutierrez would be making the jump to the series in the middle of the ongoing 2016-17 season… Continue reading

Buemi strengthens his lead in Marocco

In the second race of this year’s Formula E season, Sebastien Buemi took the lead on the final laps defeating Mahindra new-comer Felix Rosenqvist (pictured right). Rosenqvist, who was 15th in the Hong… Continue reading

Formula E season (2016-17) kicked off in Hong Kong

Unfortunately I missed the first race of the season in this year’s Formula E series. I’ll make the effort to see some of the races this season, though I’m sadly in a difficult… Continue reading

Sebastien Buemi wins Formula E Championship 2015-16

Unfortunately, I was unable to watch the season finale of Formula E, especially considering that the championship was decided in an unusual way. Sebastien Buemi and Lucas DiGrassi, who were both vying for… Continue reading

DiGrassi still in lead after first London Round

Sorry, I missed today’s London race which is the first half of the Formula E season finale. I was busy moving into a new apartment. At any rate, Lucas DiGrassi still leads the… Continue reading

Formula E Quickie: Daniel Abt absolved in team order situation

Apparently in last Saturday’s Formula E race, it was Lucas Di Grassi rather than Daniel Abt who ignored team orders. Daniel Abt, son of the owner of Abt-Schaeffler racing was ahead of Di… Continue reading

Buemi wins Berlin – ABT team orders ignored

The Berlin round of the Formula E series saw an interesting turn of events towards the end. Sebastien Buemi drove to victory after starting from behind Jean-Eric Vergne, whose race chances were ruined… Continue reading

Di Grassi secures win behind Safety Car at Paris ePrix

A sadly underwhelming race was seen in the Paris ePrix. There were very few overtakes and the last few laps were finished behind the safety car. Lucas Di Grassi maintained his championship lead with… Continue reading

Di Grassi Redeemed in Long Beach

After having his race victory in the previous Formula E round disqualified, Lucas Di Grassi took the victory by storm in the US round of the series. Sam Bird of Virgin started from… Continue reading

Lucas Di Grassi Mexican ePrix victory disqualified!!

A surprising turn of events took place after the Mexican round of the Formula E series. Despite taking the lead with the help a fan boost overtake and driving to an unchallenged victory,… Continue reading

Buemi rises from backlot to defend championship lead in Argentina

Sebastien Buemi performed in a manner that reminded me of Kimi Räikkönen in his pre-Ferrari days with a rise from the back-lot in the Argentinian ePrix, the fourth round of the 2015-16 Formula… Continue reading

Sebastien Buemi wins the third round of the Formula E 2015-16 season

This is only sort of F1 related but I did want to give it some acknowledgement. For those of you unaware, Formula E is another Formula-based racing league which is raced with electrical… Continue reading