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The best and worst of the Formula E season

29-Aug-19

From standout single-race performances to underrated stars, plus one team's major underperformance, our reporters have their say on the highs and lows of the 2018/19 Formula E season read more

The top 10 Formula E drivers of 2018/19

27-Aug-19

Now the dust has settled on a chaotic 2018/19 Formula E campaign, we rate the leading players from this season's grid read more

The "big relief" that soothed a motorsport giant

24-Jun-19

A year ago one particular ABB FIA Formula E manufacturer had a minor presence on the grid. Now, it's one of the championship's major players. Here's how this famous motorsport marque adapted to life in its new surroundings read more

Formula E now has the stories it was missing

18-May-19

Jean-Eric Vergne's Monaco victory bought an end to Formula E's streak of eight different winners in eight races but the end of that unpredictable run allows a variety of other storylines a chance in the spotlight as the 2018/19 season enters its conclusion read more

Formula E's unsolvable problem

02-May-19

There were times during last weekend's Paris E-Prix where the wet-weather-induced crashfest all felt a bit too much. But there is little Formula E can do to solve a problem actually caused by one of its better ideas read more

The threat to Formula E's greatest strength

31-Mar-19

Formula E has had six races this season, and none have disappointed thanks to an ideal format that promotes close racing. But one factor threatens to sour the show unless the FIA clamps down on it read more

Formula E's new superstar has emerged

30-Jan-19

Missing the season-opener for contractual reasons and then being taken out at the start of round two isn't a great way to start a new career chapter. But now Formula E's latest Formula 1 convert star has emerged with a vengeance read more

The tech gains that have transformed Formula E

22-Jan-19

Formula E's mid-race car-swapping caused the purists to wince, and the switch to the faster and more efficient Gen2 demonstrates a change that has transformed the series read more

Why complaints about Verstappen's punishment are wrong

16-Jan-19

The implication that attending a Formula E race is a 'punishment' for a misbehaving Formula 1 driver prompted plenty of derision, but there was logic and value to Max Verstappen's day with the Marrakech stewards read more

Porsche reveals 2019/20 FE team and 99X Electric car livery

29-Aug-19

Porsche has unveiled the 99X Electric ABB FIA Formula E car with which it will contest its maiden season in the championship read more

Lucas di Grassi: 2018/19 Formula E season my worst for consistency

23-Aug-19

Audi driver Lucas di Grassi says the recently-concluded 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E season was his worst campaign in the electric championship "in terms of consistency" read more

FE, FIA working to eleminate tight chicanes after '18/19 incidents

23-Aug-19

Formula E and the FIA are working to eliminate the need for tracks to feature tight chicanes after several high-profile accidents occurred at such corners during 2018/19 read more

Evans: Attack mode saved Vergne from defeat in Formula E Bern race

25-Jun-19

Jaguar Racing's Mitch Evans says Swiss E-Prix winner Jean-Eric Vergne was saved from defeat by the ABB FIA Formula E Bern circuit's attack mode read more

Bern FE eight-car pile-up an "accident waiting to happen" - Bird

24-Jun-19

Envision Virgin Racing's Sam Bird says that the opening-lap eight-car pile-up at the first corner of ABB FIA Formula E's Swiss E-Prix was an "accident waiting to happen" read more

2018/19 FE title contender Lotterer hit with post-race time penalty

24-Jun-19

ABB FIA Formula E 2018/19 title contender Andre Lotterer has been hit with a post-Swiss E-Prix penalty that has demoted him from fourth to 14th in the final classification read more

Vergne tightens hold on the FE title with victory in Swiss E-Prix

24-Jun-19

DS Techeetah's Jean-Eric Vergne narrowly won Formula E's Swiss E-Prix after a tense race-long battle, following a 40-minute red flag period caused by a bizarre opening-lap eight-car pile-up read more

Vergne: FE title race won't change Lotterer team-mate relationship

20-May-19

Jean-Eric Vergne expects nothing to change in his relationship with Andre Lotterer, despite the DS Techeetah pair being separated by one point at the head of the Formula E championship read more

Leonardo DiCaprio-produced Formula E documentary gets Cannes premiere

18-May-19

A new documentary produced by Leonardo DiCaprio that covers ABB FIA Formula E's final Gen1 season in 2017/18 will have its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival next week read more

Ghost racing plans console, PC, VR versions for 2019/20 launch

02-May-19

ABB FIA Formula E's ghost racing mobile game is targeting a 2019/20 season launch date for consoles and PC versions, with VR support also planned read more

Wehrlein: Mahindra has cured FE set-up issue for cold conditions

02-May-19

Pascal Wehrlein believes his Mahindra Racing ABB FIA Formula E team has found the solution to its lack of performance in cooler conditions read more