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The ABB FIA Formula E Championship returns to the historic surrounds of Diriyah for the double-header 2019/20 season opener. Witness the beginning of a new chapter of Formula E as 24 cars and drivers go head-to-head in the heat of the Saudi Arabia.
With 21 twists and turns, the closely contested field of 24 drivers will skirt the historic town walls before heading back towards the start/finish line in the heart of the district.
Daniel Abt, Audi Sport Abt Schaeffler (2018) - 1:11.305
With two championship titles to his name, the charismatic Frenchman will be feeling the pressure as a wanted man. Days after clinching the title in New York City, his teammate, mentor and good friend Andre Lotterer, left to join new rivals Porsche. In his place came one of the finest drivers in the field – Antonio Felix da Costa.
New kid on the block Nyck de Vires – fresh from claiming the Formula Two championship title – bucked the trend and chose the all-electric series over Formula One. Now signed to the mighty Mercedes-Benz name, all eyes will be on the young challenger as he takes on the electric racing elite.
After parting ways with his former teammate and friend Jean-Eric Vergne, the German took up a seat at motorsport masters Porsche. Equipped with insider knowledge from top team DS Techeetah and a ruthless driving style, Lotterer looks like the number one challenger, despite not having a Formula E win to his name. Is it his year to add a Formula E title to his three death-defying Le Mans wins?
Catch the world’s first all-electric production based international race series, the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy. With 20 identical cars based off a production Jaguar I-Pace, 20 drivers will go head-to-head to prove their race craft and team tactics across 10 races.