The ABB FIA Formula E Championship is the world’s first all-electric road racing series, having been running since 2014. Formula E is currently the most competitive environment for driving the development of high-performance vehicles against a backdrop of environmental friendliness, efficiency, economy and sustainability.
In the latest “Inside E” podcast, Alberto Longo talks about the unusual inception and rapid growth of the world’s first electric racing series, about Porsche’s strong performance with a podium result in Rome recently and why doubleheader events are the best solution for everyone during a global pandemic.
The first podium of the season for the TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team: In the No. 99 Porsche 99X Electric, Pascal Wehrlein (GER) claimed third place at the Rome E-Prix on Sunday after a gripping race against tough opposition. His teammate André Lotterer (GER) finished the fourth round of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship contested in the Italian capital in position 15.
Porsche believes in the future of Formula E. The Stuttgart sports car manufacturer will be there when the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship kicks off the 2022/2023 season, showcasing a new era with the further evolved racing cars of Gen3.
Since 2009, he has been President of the FIA. In the latest Inside E podcast, Jean Todt talks about racing during a pandemic, the Formula E success story and the social responsibilities of the FIA and motorsport.
Simona De Silvestro from Switzerland is the first female works driver in the history of Porsche Motorsport. In the latest “Inside E” podcast on International Women’s Day on 8 March, she talks about her role as a woman in a male-dominated world.