The 2016/17 league signed on the gateway of Montreal in drama vogue recent week end as Lucas di Grassi came of over to bracket the planet name, 12 months following loser out by the narrowest of margins to arc competing Sebastien Buemi.
“I sense wonderful, it couldn’t be superior — he’s a vision go real,” a noticeably emotion di Grassi told following Saturday’s ePrix. “I’m so lucky for the crew (ABT Schaeffler Audi Kind of sports) our partners and myself. We very merit he.”
Defend at recent
Win was sugary for di Grassi following upcoming so shut to winner the league in London’s Battersea Garden recent year, and finish tertiary the early time of year.
Di Grassi has been one of Equation E’s largest cheerleaders of the start observer it growth of anonymity to which is now the verge of motor racing’s main.
“To see which it has completed in three year is fair very incredible. We now include the largest sum of car manufacturers of any race episode in the planet and he’s just departure to increase for change of seasons four persons, five and six … I just see a vivid next,” he added.
‘get away’ for Equation E
These are breathtaking times for the planet’s just electrical planet league in sponsorship cash flow in the coffers and automatically manufacturers queuing up to accede the episode.
The is all piece of music to the ears of Alejandro Agag, company-founder and CEO of Equation E.
“I believe he’s been the get-off time of year for Equation E in all the focus and all the new entries,” Agag told.
“I believe recent week end intended we very ended on a top in Lucas upcoming of over and winner the drivers’ league and Renault (eDams) compliance a really so honored teams’ league.”
Four persons-time F1 planet defend Alena Prost, who has now masterminded three serial constructors’ titles for the Renault eDams crew, agrees in Agag.
“all knows Equation E currently. We had a conception and it has been a big successful. He’s been a big surprise party for me,” the French man added.
Encourage electrical increase
“(equation E) had enormous supporting of the mayoress (Denis Coderre) down there,” Shields told. “He wants to use his town as an sample of comprehensive verdant technique … and how’s which some cities are making about the planet.”
Lot main automakers are as well changing their attention off of conventional burning engines. Swedish producer Volvo went a move future recent monthly declaring how all the cars it makes of 2019 ahead will be electrical or combination.
Front of the New York ePrix, Shields found how the regional by the government led by mayoress Draft de Blasio is transformation its navy of public vehicles of gas to combination or completely electrical — consisting the town’s renowned police force patrolling cars.
“We include a purpose of achieving 2,000 electrical vehicles or low radiation vehicles by 2025 we are part way down there. We include 1,000 law now and you can see them all above the town.”
“equation E will shaw how electrical cars are safe and are departure to include less than of an effect on our environmental — 30% of hothouse gas comes of cars and trucks.”
All of the job in janitor car fleets will promote to New York’s broad urge by the Paris Environment Treaty of descending hothouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050 — that de Blasio remnant devoted to, in spite Ceo Trump card’s ad of his intent to remove the US of the Paris Treaty.
“(trump card’s judgment) was not a enormous surprise party,” Chambers told. “We knew and had been preparation for the concept how New York Town was go include to move up.
“same day following Trump card withdrew de Blasio signed a transactions and we got law to job. We are take it all very severely.”
‘pulse is house’
In a success time of year three now full, Equation E can see striker to its four year in trust.
Fourteen ePrix are planned, start in a dual title in Post Kong in Dec.
On in the now conventional venues, love Buenos Aires and Paris, down there will be new electrical adventures on the gateway of Chile equity Santiago in Feb 2018, accompanied by Sao Paulo the next monthly and in May, Rome will army its at first Equation E racing.
“same pulse Equation E has had has been incredible,” Shields told.
“I’ve been implicated with the start in time of year one behind at our at first racing in Beijing in 2014 and the more than cities we go to, the more than agitated fans receive.”