Tag: Formula E

Formula E to Run a Reverse Direction Circuit Race

Top-tier electric racing series Formula E is going to take a leaf out of the video game book and run a reverse direction circuit race to close out the season.… Read More »

[Update] Formula E Pro Driver Banned After Hiring Sim Racer to Drive for Him

There’s been a few controversial incidents in this year’s esports extravaganza. We’ve seen drivers crashing other drivers, rage quits, and even racism from the pro drivers. This week’s talking point… Read More »

Race For The Planet With The Extreme E Off Road Challenge

If you want to experience the most challenging racing around, you need to leave the race track behind. We don’t mean taking to the skies, but getting away from the… Read More »

Jann Mardenborough Lines Up for Nissan Formula E Test Drive

Motorsports Jan 7, 2019 by Kyle Patrick

Nissan’s sole remaining GT Academy race car driver will find himself in a Formula E seat this weekend. Jann Mardenborough is no stranger to open-wheel action, starting almost exactly six… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport Will Get Formula E Cars According to Kazunori Yamauchi

Gran Turismo Sport could be gaining another racing category in the near future. According to series creator Kazunori Yamauchi, Formula E is on the way. The news comes by way… Read More »

BMW Gears Up for the 2018/2019 Formula E Season With the Debut of the iFE.18

Motorsports 17 Sep 15, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

Last year BMW unveiled that it was entering into the quickly growing world of Formula E as a works team. Now we have a better idea just how its new… Read More »

Felipe Massa Signs Three-Year Deal to Race in Formula E

Motorsports 2 May 17, 2018 by Michael Leary

Ex-Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa has moved over to Formula E, joining the Venturi team for next season. Massa retired from F1 at the end of last season with 269… Read More »

Formula E World Champion Fined for Inappropriate Underpants

For those who’d say modern motorsport is too officious and rigid, we say “pants”. Specifically, we say “Lucas di Grassi’s underpants”. The reigning Formula E world champion found himself in… Read More »

Here's Our First Look at Nissan's Formula E Contender

It’s getting hard to ignore Formula E these days. Just a few years ago, the electric open-wheel series was being viewed as Formula 1’s weird step-cousin and yet, manufacturer interest… Read More »

Second Generation Formula E Chassis Actually Makes the Halo Look Good

Motorsports 22 Jan 30, 2018 by Michael Leary

Formula E has revealed its second generation car, set to debut at the Geneva Motor Show on March 6. What we have in the meantime is a digital reveal, and… Read More »

Nissan Will Join the Formula E Ranks in 2018

2017 is almost at an end, but there’s still time for yet another manufacturer to announce it’s joining Formula E. Step forward, Nissan. The Japanese giant will be the first… Read More »

Mercedes-Benz to Join BMW and Audi in Formula E

Motorsports 1 Jul 26, 2017 by Joe Donaldson

Mercedes-Benz is restructuring its motorsports program for 2018/2019. It will withdraw from German touring cars (DTM) in 2018 and shift its focus to Formula E. Mercedes is incredibly successful in… Read More »

Watch the Mighty Thor Bin a Formula E Car

The last time Chris Hemsworth was in New York, he helped to demolish a lot of it. Well, at least as “Thor” in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It didn’t go… Read More »

BMW and Audi to Bring Works Teams to Formula E

FIA’s Formula E championship is due to bring in some big names over the next two years, as Audi and BMW join the ranks. The German manufacturers broke earlier this… Read More »

Visa Vegas eRace Recap: Racing Stumbles in the eSports Spotlight, Bono Huis Bags $225,000 For Winning

Esports 37 Jan 10, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

Sim racing’s biggest event was slightly marred by glitches and controversy — but it showed signs of hope for the genre.

Watch the $1 Million Visa Vegas eRace Live Stream Here

Esports 37 Jan 7, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

Watch the biggest race in eSports history unfold live, as 30 drivers battle in Sin City.

Autonomous DevBot Car Demonstrates AI Advancement on Racing Circuit

Car Culture 14 Dec 14, 2016 by Matej

Check out how the unmanned electric car tackles a 12 lap trial session like a pro.

More Details on Formula E's Million-Dollar 'Road To Vegas' eSports Competition

Esports 13 Sep 25, 2016 by Dustin Moore

eRace between gamers and professional Formula E drivers guarantees big money for competition finalists, with qualifying to begin in October.

Sim Racers to Battle Formula E Pros in $1 Million 'Road to Vegas' Championship

Esports 3 Sep 11, 2016 by Dustin Moore

Cloud Sport and Formula E raise the ante with an eSports competition that will bring together the best of real and virtual worlds in a wheel-to-wheel eRace at CES 2017.

From Gamer To Racer... For B-Spec?

Polyphony Digital already has a great track record when it comes to making racers out of gamers, and now its AI is next in line.