Category Archive: Formula E

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 season in the middle of the ongoing 2016-17… 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

Esteban Gutierrez to score a Haas F1 drive

Ex-Sauber driver and current Ferrari test-driver Esteban Gutierrez will apparently be getting a drive as one of Haas F1’s race drivers for next season. The announcement is being made by Haas himself who… Continue reading

Bottom-10 Worst F1 Drivers (2005-2015)

Back in 2012 I made a list of drivers from my active following period in Formula Ones which I thought were the worst. Recently, I’ve wondered about redoing that list for a number… Continue reading

Ferrari scrounges up ex-drivers

Ferrari has an interesting line-up of test and reserve drivers for the on-coming 2015 season. Marc Gene and David Rigon have been Ferrari’s test-drivers previously, but following a rather noted driver turn-over for… Continue reading

Top-10 Unfortunate F1 Driver Departures (last 5 years)

It’s understandable that in Formula Ones the driver turn-over is quite a big part of it. Each year, new up-and-coming drivers try their luck at leaving their mark in the sport to make… Continue reading