26 Jul '17, 7pm

Mercedes-Benz Joining Formula E Electric Racing Series

Mercedes-Benz Joining Formula E Electric Racing Series

Mercedes-Benz will be competing against other automakers in the Formula E electric racing series starting in 2019. The automaker is transitioning its motorsports division over from German racing series Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM) to focus on Formula E. The company had played a visible role as a manufacturer sponsoring DTM for several years. The motorsports group will conclude its participation in DTM at the end of 2018, and enter Formula E in the 2019/2020 season. In October, the company had purchased an option to join the Formula E series. There had been speculation that it would be making that commitment this year. Mercedes-Benz has had a strong presence in motorsports racing over the years. It’s won championships with its hybrid technology in the Formula One series. Electric racing has become the hotspot in motorsports, according to the division chief. “In motors...

Full article: http://www.hybridcars.com/mercedes-benz-joining-formula-e...

Tweets

Mercedes-Benz to enter Formula E Championship i...

electriccarsreport.com 25 Jul '17, 6am

Mercedes-Benz has announced plans to enter the FIA Formula E Championship for the 2019/20 season – extending the original ...

Mercedes, Porsche to join Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Renault in Formula E racing

Mercedes, Porsche to join Audi, BMW, Jaguar, Re...

greencarreports.com 28 Jul '17, 1pm

2016/2017 Formula E Hong Kong ePrix Enlarge Photo The changing of the guards in motor racing is underway: both Porsche and...

Mercedes-Benz to exit DTM after 2018, join Formula E in 2019 – reaffirms commitment to… https://t.co/f13bqJ7vSi

Mercedes-Benz to exit DTM after 2018, join Form...

paultan.org 25 Jul '17, 8am

Mercedes-Benz has announced that it will be departing the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM) touring car series after next...

Porsche To Begin Competing In Formula E Racing Events In 2019

Porsche To Begin Competing In Formula E Racing ...

cleantechnica.com 30 Jul '17, 6am

“Entering Formula E and achieving success in this category are the logical outcomes of our Mission E. The growing freedom ...

Why all electric-car owners should follow Formula E racing

Why all electric-car owners should follow Formu...

greencarreports.com 18 Jul '17, 3pm

John Voelcker Jul 18, 2017 Follow John Add to circle 2016/2017 Team ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport Formula E race car Enlarge P...

Porsche to compete in Formula E from Season 6

Porsche to compete in Formula E from Season 6

electriccarsreport.com 28 Jul '17, 9am

Porsche has today revealed plans for a factory-backed works team to compete in the all-electric FIA Formula E Championship...

11 things you need to know about Formula E electric-car racing

11 things you need to know about Formula E elec...

greencarreports.com 17 Jul '17, 3pm

John Voelcker Jul 17, 2017 Follow John Add to circle New York City ePrix FIA Formula E electric-car race, Red Hook, Brookl...

Mahindra Racing celebrates third in Formula E C...

greenlivingguy.com 31 Jul '17, 12am

The Green Living Guy, Seth Leitman is a green living expert, celebrity and Editor of the McGraw-Hill, TAB Green Guru Guide...

Equinox Diesel prices, Formula E electric-car r...

greencarreports.com 17 Jul '17, 4pm

John Voelcker Jul 17, 2017 Follow John Add to circle Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ concept, 2016 Paris auto show Enlarge Pho...

Technology Development from the More Electric A...

mentor.com 30 Jul '17, 3am

Technology Development from the More Electric Aircraft to All Electric Flight Technology Overview Prof Pat Wheeler, Head o...

The third Formula E season so far: the final chapter

The third Formula E season so far: the final ch...

electriccarsreport.com 28 Jul '17, 1pm

The inaugural Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix brings the curtain down on the 2016/17 Formula E season. The third instalment of...

Shell CEO Going Electric, Giving Up His Diesel Car For A Mercedes S500e

Shell CEO Going Electric, Giving Up His Diesel ...

cleantechnica.com 28 Jul '17, 7pm

On Tuesday, Shell beat the expectations of stock analysts by reporting higher earnings than predicted after the company we...

Mercedes Is Dropping Electric B-Class

Mercedes Is Dropping Electric B-Class

hybridcars.com 31 Jul '17, 3pm

Mercedes-Benz is dropping the B-Class Electric Drive, in favor of focusing on a new generation of compacts and the EQ bran...

Aprilia 1,000 cc V-four powered Griiip G1 single-seater takes maiden win in Formula X Italian race series

Aprilia 1,000 cc V-four powered Griiip G1 singl...

paultan.org 25 Jul '17, 5am

Using a lightweight motorcycle engine in a four-wheel racing chassis is a good way to keep costs down and produce lots of ...

Porsche Is Leaving Gas-Powered LMP1 to Compete ...

hybridcars.com 28 Jul '17, 3pm

Porsche is quitting its successful run in LMP1 racing to compete in Formula E, the German automaker announced Friday. The ...