If you were fortunate enough to get a new tablet or smart phone for Christmas – or perhaps you just treated yourself! – you’ll no doubt be looking for the best apps to install on the device.
If you’re a fan of Formula E, then the official app is a must have. Available for FREE on iOS and Android, the app is the best way to keep in touch with everything that’s happening in the world’s first all-electric racing series.
But just in case you’re still not sure, here are FIVE great reasons to get the app.
1. Get all the latest news on the go
There’s no need to miss a single piece of breaking news from Formula E if you have the app. All the latest news, in-depth features and race reports are available, so you can find out who’s the latest driver to join the series or who’s set the pace in practice while you’re out and about.
2. Watch live streaming
There’s no need to rush home to watch the start of a session if you have the Formula E app, as in selected territories all of the track action can be watched live through the app. And you don’t just get the world feed. In addition there are a selection of on board cameras to chose from so you can ride along with your favourite driver. In addition comprehensive highlights packages are available worldwide not long after each session finishes.
3. FanBoost voting
Formula E is unique in the world of sport in that in allows its fans to have a say in influencing the result. This is through FanBoost, where the three drivers with the most votes get a 5-second additional burst of power. To make sure your favourite is in contention for FanBoost vote via the app. Don’t forget to share your vote with your friends through Facebook and Twitter to further help your driver’s chances!
4. Stay on the social scene
Formula E is setting new standards for the use of social media in motorsport. With the app you can stay in touch with all the posts from Facebook and Twitter in one handy location.
5. Live timing, commenting and driver tracker
Even if you can’t watch the race, you can keep up to date with all the action on the app with live timing, This is augmented by the live text commentary, which adds colour to the times and also pulls in all the best conversations about Formula E from social media. On top of this, you can get a visualisation of where the cars are on track with the driver tracker – see if your favourite is running away with it or battling through the field.
The FREE official Formula E app can be downloaded here: