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• Following its dominate display in New York, DS Virgin Racing are confident they can continue their winning ways during the final Formula E rounds of the season in Montreal on July 29 and 30.
• Jose Maria Lopez returns for season finale. Read More »

• British racer amasses impressive 53-point tally to head into season final as a championship contender
• Double win and double podium for DS Virgin Racing to round off weekend and team’s largest ever points haul
• Inaugural New York Formula E race hailed huge success with sell-out crowds Read More »

• British racer takes victory at inaugural New York Formula E race, while team-mate Alex Lynn secures stunning pole on debut
• Results see team close gap to third spot in team standings, while Bird climbs to fifth in the driver rankings
• Sir Richard Branson joins in podium celebrations
• Empire State Building lit in DS Virgin Racing colours Read More »

– Sir Richard Branson to attend city’s inaugural Formula E race, as ‘reserve driver’
– DS Virgin Racing believes its all-British driver line-up – Sam Bird and Alex Lynn – can deliver a strong points haul during the inaugural Formula E rounds in New York City with races on both Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th July

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Ferrari is celebrating its 70th Anniversary at the Goodwood Festival of Speed with an incredible and diverse display of current and historic Ferrari road and race cars, including the LaFerrari Aperta which is the star car of the company’s anniversary events. Some of the Ferrari cars being showcased this weekend include a Ferrari 333SP, driven by Emmanuele Pirro, a Ferrari 166 Dino F2, driven by Derek Bell, and a Ferrari 458 GT2, driven by Nicolas Minassian.

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– Lynn, Bird and Branson make championship’s first-ever all-British line-up
– British racer Alex Lynn has been confirmed alongside Sam Bird to compete in the forthcoming New York Formula E race for DS Virgin Racing

23-year-old Alex Lynn was appointed as official reserve driver to the DS Virgin Racing team earlier this year and steps up for the double-header event on 15 and 16 July to make his race debut, in temporary place of Jose Maria Lopez who is unable to compete. Read More »

DS Virgin Racing heads to Berlin for the seventh and eighth rounds of the all-electric 2016/2017 FIA Formula E Championship next weekend, ready to maximise their points tally after a podium finish in Paris and fastest laps scored from recent races.

The race in the German capital returns to the Tempelhof Airport for a double-header weekend on 10-11 June. 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 »

DS Virgin Racing heads to the Monaco ePrix with high expectations following a podium finish in Mexico City.

This is the fifth race of the FIA Formula E Championship season as it arrives in Europe, with a number of races in close succession.

Both drivers of the DSV-02 cars will be fighting for strong point scores come Saturday afternoon. Read More »

– Eventful Mexico ePrix results in podium finish for Sam Bird and P6 for Jose Maria Lopez
– DS Virgin Racing proves the pace of the DSV-02 after Jose Maria Lopez led the way for several laps before a spin after trying to overtake D’Ambrosio
– Due to the positive result in Mexico City, the team move to Monaco with increased confidence Read More »