Sebastien Buemi wins “nerve-wracking” Uruguay ePrix

Swiss racer Sebastien Buemi bagged his first win after a “nerve-wracking” third round of Formula E in Uruguay on Sunday. The e.dams Renault driver took the podium in front of a sell-out crowd of 10,000 fans in Punta del Este. China Racing’s Nelson Piquet Jr came second place on the circuit which took in Uruguay’s beaches. Buemi said: “It’s been […]

Burning rubber in Beijing as Formula E opens tomorrow

Beijing’s streets will be bustling with spectators tomorrow when electric car racing series Formula E kicks off. Ten teams of two drivers will navigate the route which winds through the city centre past the iconic Bird’s Nest Olympic stadium. (Check out the circuit guide here.) Coming out of the test drives, Swiss racer Sebastien Buemi […]

Buemi top dog in last Formula E test

Sebastien Buemi is a happy man after setting the fastest lap time in the last pre-season testing at Donington Park before the first ever Formula E race. The e.dams-Renault driver set a lap of 1:31.792s yesterday, more than three-tenths clear of his team-mate Nicolas Prost. It’s the fourth out of five pre-season test days the […]

Buemi relishes thought of Formula E “street racing”

  Formula E driver Sebastien Buemi can’t wait to take to the streets for the electric car championships. The F1 driver says he is “really happy” to be involved in another “fantastic championship”, driving alongside Alain Prost‘s son Nicolas Prost. Buemi told ELN: “It’s completely new and to drive with a completely electric car, you […]