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• Daniel Abt misses sixth place with technical defect on last lap
• Di Grassi remains runner-up in drivers’ standings in spite of difficult weekend
• Squad looks ahead to two home races three weeks from now in Berlin

Team ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport remains without fortune and, consequently, without points in race six of the Formula E season in Paris. Lucas di Grassi is able to maintain his second place in the drivers’ standings but, following Sébastien Buemi’s fifth victory this season, loses ground. Read More »


Renault e.dams enjoyed a successful Qatar Airways Paris ePrix with Séb Buemi claiming his fifth win of the season from six races. Nico Prost was fifth with both drivers enjoying a strong race which finished under safety car conditions.

Earlier this morning, in cold temperatures, Seb Buemi topped the timesheets for Free Practice 1 with a fastest laptime of 1:01.998s. Read More »

The Renault e.Dams team goes into the Paris ePrix race tomorrow as the Formula e Championship leader with drivers Sebastien Buemi and Nicolas Prost respectively first and third in the drivers’ championship. After securing pole position and a win at the last round in Monaco the team will be hoping for a strong result on the streets of Paris this weekend. Read More »

– DS Virgin Racing is ready to shake things up at the Paris ePrix – the manufacturer’s home race
– The team is ready for the 6th round of the 2016/2017 FIA Formula E Championship, and is looking to take full advantage of the speed and capability of its DSV-02 electric race car. Read More »

Volkswagen Paris16– Impressive performance by the Abt Schaeffler team with Volkswagen as a strategic partner

Lucas di Grassi adds to his latest success in Long Beach (USA) by winning the recent Formula E race in Paris. The driver of the Abt Schaeffler team, with its strategic partner Volkswagen, starts the next round of the electric-powered racing series on 21 May in Berlin as championship leader. Read More »

Jean-Eric Vergne, French driver for DS Virgin Racing, gave fans the hometown hero they wanted as he claimed a second place finish during the French capital’s first ever Formula E race.

Over the weekend, both DS Virgin Racing drivers impressed throughout practice sessions, and then delivered fantastic performances during Qualifying, which resulted in Sam Bird starting the race in Pole Position and Jean-Eric Vergne starting in third. Vergne narrowly missed second position, and whilst the team would have liked to have locked out the front row of the grid, they were left with an almost perfect starting position for the home race of DS Automobiles. Read More »

As Formula E charges home to Europe, the first race on the European calendar is in the French capital of Paris, with a 1.93km city centre track around the iconic venue of Les Invalides. Home to DS Automobiles and DS Virgin Racing driver Jean-Eric Vergne, the Paris ePrix is an important race for the team as they continue to challenge for a leading position in the overall championship standings.

On 23 April, the French capital will welcome the FIA Formula E Championship for the first time. The event has already sold out, and with such great interest from local fans the exclusive city centre track in the heart of Paris promises to be a valuable addition to the series. Adding this famous city to the Formula E calendar, the promoters continue to fulfil their ideology of city centre racing. Read More »