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BMW to quit Formula E Championship
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3rd Dec 2020
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BMW to quit Formula E Championship

The all-electric FIA Formula E Championship has been dealt another blow with confirmation that BMW will withdraw from the series at the end of the current season. The German manufacturer issued a short statement outlining its decision to leave the electric race series was based on its belief it had “exhausted the opportunities” for technological development.
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2020 Geneva Motor Show: What to expect
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27th Feb 2020
2 min read

2020 Geneva Motor Show: What to expect

With the 2020 Geneva Motor Show almost upon us, the world's major automotive players are out in full force teasing, revealing or subtly hinting at some incoming new creations. Kicking off in the Swiss city on March 5 and running until March 15, the annual event will see striking electric concept cars debut alongside highly-anticipated SUVs and crossovers.
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Susannah Guthrie
Extreme E: Electric off-road series coming soon
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10th Jul 2019
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Extreme E: Electric off-road series coming soon

Formula E will get an off-road counterpart, with the Extreme E championship revealing the car it'll use in its first season. Brainchild of Alejandro Agag, the man behind Formula E, the Extreme E car has been developed by Spark Racing Technologies to "face all the variations in surface and terrain that will be thrown its way, which will include gravel, rock, mud, ice, snow, water and sand".
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Why Formula E matters
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18th Mar 2019
5 min read
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Why Formula E matters

Schaeffler RS3 takes on supercar elite - video
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8th Oct 2018
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Schaeffler RS3 takes on supercar elite - video

The Schaeffler 4ePerformance is a wild all-electric concept that shoves four electric motors from a Formula E racer underneath an Audi RS3, and this video shows just how much of a weapon that creates. Posted by Daniel Abt on YouTube, the clip shows the Schaeffler 4eP duke it out with an Audi R8, Lamborghini Huracan and Porsche 911 GT2 RS in a series of drag races – we won't give too much away.
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James Wong
Formula E reveals Gen2 racer
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30th Jan 2018
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Formula E reveals Gen2 racer

Formula E has unveiled its second-generation racer, set to hit the track in the 2018/19 season. The futuristic racer, dubbed Gen2, has double the battery capacity and, by extension, twice the range of the current car, spelling an end to the awkward mid-race car-swaps that currently feature.
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