Formula E
May 29

Formula E: Franck Montagny signs for Andretti Autosport

Intercontinental Le Mans Cup and American Le Mans Series. Petit Le Mans.  Road Atlanta, Atlanta Georgia. 28th September - 1st October 2011.  Franck Montagny, Peugeot Sport Total, Peugeot 908.  Portrait.  Photo: Drew Gibson/LAT Photographic.  ref: Digital Image _Y2Z8233

Franck Montagny, seen at Road Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia in 2011. (Photo: Drew Gibson/LAT Photographic)

Andretti Autosport, one of two American teams fielding cars into the inaugural Formula E season, announced Thursday the signing of former Formula 1 driver Franck Montagny as one of its drivers for the 2014-2015 season.

Frenchman Montagny is the seventh driver to have a confirmed seat for the season.

May 26

Formula E: Chandhok and Senna sign for Mahindra racing

Karun Chandock (L) and Bruno Senna (R) were also teammates during the 2010 Formula 1 season for HRT. (Photo courtesy FIAFormulaE.com)

Karun Chandock (L) and Bruno Senna (R) were also teammates during the 2010 Formula 1 season for HRT. (Photo courtesy FIAFormulaE.com)

Karun Chandhok and Bruno Senna are the fifth and sixth drivers to have confirmed rides for the inaugural Formula E season.

The drivers signed for Mahindra racing, the only Indian team in Formula E, on Monday.

May 15

Teams celebrate arrival of Formula E cars at Donington Park

 

Team principals of the ten FIA Formula E teams stand next to the cars in Donington Park on Wednesday, May 14 2014. (Photo courtesy FIAFormulaE.com)

Team principals of the ten FIA Formula E teams stand next to the cars in Donington Park on Wednesday, May 14 2014. (Photo courtesy FIAFormulaE.com)

Ten teams will compete in the inaugural electric-powered FIA Formula E series beginning this Fall, and all ten were on hand at Donington Park, England yesterday for the arrival of the first of the Spark-Renault SRT_01Es.

Being on the leading edge of technology, many of the teams were quick to take to social media to give us a better view of the proceedings and the cars.

May 13

Formula E: Bird and Alguersuari to drive for Virgin Racing

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(L-R) Jaime Alguersuari, Sir Richard Branson and Sim Bird of team Virgin Racing. (Photo courtesy onEdition 2014 Virgin Formula E Team.)

Virgin Racing, one of ten teams signed to compete in the inaugural Formula E series, revealed the names of its two drivers on Tuesday.

Former GP2 driver Sam Bird will team with Former Formula 1 driver Jaime Alguersuari at Virgin Racing to compete in the ten races that will form the inaugural Formula E 2014-2015 season.