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BMW to quit Formula E Championship
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3rd Dec 2020
1 min read

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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Rob Margeit
2020 Geneva Motor Show: What to expect
News
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
2 min read

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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Scott Collie
Why Formula E matters
opinion
18th Mar 2019
5 min read
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Why Formula E matters

Nissan Leaf Nismo RC: Electric racer revealed
News
1st Dec 2018
2 min read

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
CarAdvice podcast 104: Formula E 'awful and so freaking slow'
Ford Ranger 2018, Alfa Romeo Stelvio 2018, Renault Megane 2018, Tesla Model 3 2018, Chrysler 300 2018 srt core, BMW 5 Series 2018 30d luxury line, Nissan Patrol 2018, Audi A6 2018
podcast
25th May 2018

CarAdvice podcast 104: Formula E 'awful and so freaking slow'

In the studio this week with Mandy Turner are Mike Costello and Kez Casey. In car news, pricing and specs for the 2019 Ford Ranger and 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio TI have been announced, along with leaked details about the Renault Megane RS. Plus, Audi Australia is focusing on sustainability instead of volume, specs for the Tesla Model 3 Performance have been revealed, and the Chrysler 300 SRT Core and BMW 530D have joined the NSW Highway Patrol fleet.