Rome signs up for Formula E - Pitpass
rome has become the second city to welcome Formula E after Rio di Janeiro in 2014. Also a large no. of cities are interested in hosting the 'E-Prix'.
some stats regarding Formula E
-It will be run by Formula E Holdings (FEH), a consortium of investors led by the Spanish billionaire Enrique Banuelos, who made his fortune in real estate and agribusiness.
-inagural season in 2014
-10 races in the first season
-Mclaren will design and build the powertrain in consortium with Spark Racing Technology (SRT)
-It's an open championship with designers/manufacturers encouraged to bring forth own designs.
-42 cars have been ordered to SRT for inagural 2014 season.
you can judge the Actual sound of the car with this video.
Youtube - Formula E EF01, the electric F1 racing demonstration in the streets of Moscow
promo for the series --
promo - youtube
promo 2 - formula e in rome - youtube
Also, this maybe slightly off-topic but relevant Regards to Electric racing vehicles
youtube - Toyota Electric Car Nurburgring Speed Record Video (7m 47.794s)
Edited by eronrules, 04 December 2012 - 11:52.