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2020 Geneva Motor Show: What to expect
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21 hours ago
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2020 Geneva Motor Show: What to expect

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Susannah Guthrie
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21 hours ago
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2020 Geneva Motor Show: What to expect

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Susannah Guthrie
Porsche 99X revealed: Formula E racer takes shape
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30th Aug 2019
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Porsche 99X revealed: Formula E racer takes shape

Porsche has revealed its latest racer, the car that forced it to drop its highly-successful LMP1 World Endurance Championship program. And it's electric. The 99X Electric will make its competitive debut in the 2019/20 Formula E Championship, but will first officially hit the track at the Spanish pre-season test in October. As with the wider Formula E grid, the 99X will output 250kW from its electric motor and have a 52kWh battery pack.
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Scott Collie
Why the German 'big four' are committed to Formula E
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27th May 2019
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Why the German 'big four' are committed to Formula E

Formula E is only in its fifth season, but there are plenty of big names on the grid. Audi and BMW already have factory-backed operations, while Mercedes-Benz will join next year. Motorsports juggernaut Porsche will also join the grid in 2019/2020. The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance and Mahindra have been on board since day one, too.
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Scott Collie
Why Formula E matters
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18th Mar 2019
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Why Formula E matters

Nissan Leaf Nismo RC: Electric racer revealed
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1st Dec 2018
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Nissan Leaf Nismo RC: Electric racer revealed

[caption id="attachment_708569" align="alignnone" width="4547"] Nissan has unveiled the Leaf Nismo RC race car, a showcase of what its latest electric technology could do when let-loose on a track. [/caption] Set to debut at the Fuji International Speedway alongside Nissan's Formula E racer as part of the annual Nismo Festival, the Leaf Nismo RC uses the same high-capacity lithium-ion battery and inverters as the regular Leaf.
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Chris Gething
Formula E reveals Gen2 racer
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30th Jan 2018
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Formula E reveals Gen2 racer

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Scott Collie
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30th Jan 2018
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Formula E reveals Gen2 racer

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Scott Collie
Video: Watch a Formula E car take on a cheetah
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2nd Dec 2017
1 min read

Video: Watch a Formula E car take on a cheetah

Formula E has lined John-Eric Vergne up alongside a cheetah, as part of a unique promotional stunt. Designed to highlight the burgeoning race series' eco-credentials, the video draws attention to the fact cheetahs are at threat of extinction. According to National Geographic, the already-low population is at risk of declining by a further 53 per cent over the next 14 years.
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Scott Collie
Mercedes-Benz to join Formula E, ditch DTM
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25th Jul 2017
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Mercedes-Benz to join Formula E, ditch DTM

Mercedes-Benz has confirmed a shift in its motorsport program that sees the German brand ditch the DTM touring car series in favour of Formula E starting in 2019.
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Alborz Fallah