Formula E
Jul 3

Buemi fastest in opening Formula E test

Sebastien Buemi, seen here in the e.dams Renault, is one of 16 drivers to have a confirmed ride for the inaugural FIA Formula E series. (Photo courtesy FIAFormulaE.com)

, seen here in the e.dams Renault, is one of 16 drivers to have a confirmed ride for the inaugural FIA series. (Photo courtesy FIAFormulaE.com)

Sebastien Buemi lapped England’s Park circuit with a 1:35.475s in dry conditions to top the first ever official day of testing for the new FIA Formula E series.

The e.dams-Renault driver was over half a second clear of any of his other competitors, yet there is still a lot to learn before the series begins on September 13.

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Jul 2

Formula E: Driver influx continues as Donington test nears

A racing car is pictured on a stand at the Global Launch of the all-electric FIA Formula E Championship in London on June 30, 2014. AFP PHOTO/JUSTIN TALLIS        (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

A Spark-Renault SRT-01E is displayed during the Global Launch of the all-electric FIA Championship in London on June 30, 2014. (Photo: Justin Tallis/Getty Images)

star and former test driver have became the latest additions to the Formula E field as the series closes in on its first official test.

All 20 cars will be allowed onto Park this weekend, in a test session that will offer free grandstand admission and live timing and scoring.

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Jun 30

Formula E: Cerruti, Buemi and Prost confirm rides for inaugural season

(Photo courtesy FIAFormulaE.com)

(Photo courtesy FIAFormulaE.com)

On a day when invaded London, announcing Battersea Park as the location for the city’s ePrix, three new drivers have been confrimed to compete in the inaugural season.

will race alongside in , becoming the second confirmed female driver in the series, and  and will drive for the e.dams Renault team. 

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Jun 28

Formula E: Legge, Heidfeld and Sarrazin to compete in opening season

FOX Sports 1 will have LIVE exclusive coverage of the inaugural FIA Formula E series beginning in Beijing on September 13. (Photo: Getty Images)

FOX Sports 1 will have LIVE exclusive coverage of the inaugural FIA series beginning in Beijing on September 13. (Photo: Getty Images)

Thursday, Venturi confirmed its driver roster for the inaugural Formula E series with former driver and Le Mans 24 Hour regular .

Amlin Aguri followed up Friday announcing the first of its two drivers as being , the first female driver to have a confirmed drive in Formula E.

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Jun 18

Trulli to race in inaugural Formula E championship with TrulliGP

TrulliGP will field two of the 20 cars during the inaugural FIA Formula E season. (Photo courtesy FIAFormulaE.com)

will field two of the 20 cars during the inaugural FIA season. (Photo courtesy FIAFormulaE.com)

Drayson Racing has been replaced by TrulliGP for the inaugural all-electric Formula E season. The new team will be managed by winner who will also drive one of his cars during the season.

The 39-year-old Italian is the eighth driver (in a field of 20) to have a confirmed ride for the inaugural 2014-2015 season.

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