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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

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Nissan Leaf Nismo RC: Electric racer revealed
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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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CarAdvice podcast 104: Formula E 'awful and so freaking slow'
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25th May 2018
1 min read

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.
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Mandy Turner
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Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo headed for the real world
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10th Apr 2018
2 min read

Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo headed for the real world

Just weeks after announcing it as a virtual concept, Audi has confirmed the e-tron Vision Gran Turismo will be brought to life and driven around Formula E circuits. Audi is no stranger to the burgeoning Formula E series, having committed to a factory-backed entry in 2017. Now, the brand will use the e-tron Vision Gran Turismo to give customers and guests hot laps of the all-electric competition's street circuits, in an attempt to create some excitement about e-mobility.
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Scott Collie
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Porsche to join Formula E from 2019
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31st Jul 2017
2 min read

Porsche to join Formula E from 2019

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James Wong
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31st Jul 2017
2 min read

Porsche to join Formula E from 2019

Porsche to join Formula E from 2019
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James Wong
BMW confirms entry into 2018/19 Formula E championship
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12th Jul 2017
1 min read

BMW confirms entry into 2018/19 Formula E championship

BMW has confirmed its entry as an official manufacturer from the fifth season (2018/19) onwards of the fledgling Formula E championship. The Andretti Formula E works team will use a BMW-sourced electric drivetrain from season 5, and will serve as a development hub for the company's upcoming iNEXT autonomous project and the next-generation of its electrified BMW i range.
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James Wong
Audi quits Le Mans and WEC, shifts to Formula E instead
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26th Oct 2016
2 min read

Audi quits Le Mans and WEC, shifts to Formula E instead

Audi has contested its final 24 Hours of Le Mans for the foreseeable future, with the luxury marque announcing today that it will leave the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) at the end of the 2016 season. The statement overnight confirms rumours that had been growing with the industry for the last few weeks.
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Derek Fung