Fórmula E

Betting on Electric

Intelligence Squared | Posted 14.12.2014 | UK Tech
Intelligence Squared

When I was a student engineer I wanted to build my own road car. I planned out how much it would cost, where I would buy parts, what would I use as a donor vehicle, how would I manufacture the bodywork and most importantly: what engine would I use? I didn't want to make just another kit car, it had to be scalable, and with my own engine.

Formula E's First Race Ended With A Massive Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Tech

Formula E has certainly started with a bang after its first race in Beijing ended with a dramatic crash on the last corner. Driver Nicolas Prost c...

Formula E: Inspiring the Future of Transport

Ken M Allen | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK
Ken M Allen

Around two years ago, Formula E was nothing but an idea. Looking at the world's first fully-electric racing championship today, it is amazing to see how that idea has transformed into reality.

Go and Practice Somewhere Else - Monaco Grand Prix Historic

Lara Platman | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Sport
Lara Platman

Sitting at a breakfast table in the Credit Suisse Drivers Club I am surrounded by living legends of the motor racing industry... The Monaco Grand Prix Historic is full of stories like this from legends such as Sir Stirling Moss to young drivers such as Michael Lyons.

These Amazing Race Cars Are Electric, And They're Going To Race In London

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Tech

Formula One is an undeniably exciting and powerful sport. It's also hideously bloated, dominated from the centre by a distractingly powerful, er, 'ide...

Formua E Racer Doing Doughnuts In A Very Unglamorous Parking Lot

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

You'd have thought with all money behind it the chaps behind Formula E could have chosen a more glamorous venue to show off Renault's new racer. Bu...

It's Not Easy Being Green: DiCaprio Enters Formula E Team

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2013 | UK Sport

Leonardo DiCaprio has entered a new electric motor racing team for the first season of Formula E. The Inception star has co-founded a Monaco-based ...

Branson's Virgin to Enter Formula E

Todd McCandless | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

If you've been watching Formula 1 for a few years then you'll know that Richard Branson, boss of Virgin and one of the UK's richest men, has been around the series but only dipped his toe in the lukewarm waters of the world's most advanced for of motorsport...

Formula E, A Solution for Sustainable Success

Ken M Allen | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK
Ken M Allen

In September 2014, ten teams will face each other on the tarmac for the first ever racing series that will feature only electric cars - the FIA Formula E World Championship. It will be a ground-breaking championship, filled with new challenges, where drivers will use two cars rather than one, and 'refuelling' will be done wirelessly.

Qualcomm And Formula E Team Up To Pioneer In Race Electric Charging

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK Tech

Last month we bought you the news South Korea is pioneering technology that charges electric buses as they drive - now the system is coming to racing....

McLaren To Power Formula E All-Electric Racing Championship

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Tech

If you've ever seen a Formula One race - or its frankly absurd street cars - you might not expect McLaren to make electric vehicles. Well, not only...