Long Beach ePrix: Qualifying groups

Qualifying groups for the 2015 FIA Formula E Long Beach ePrix have been announced (see below).

The lottery draw was made in the EMOTION Club with the team managers and drivers ahead of today’s qualifying session which gets underway at 12:00pm (local time). 

The qualifying session is a straight fight for the fastest laptime and determines the order for the day's race. The session will last 55 minutes (40 minutes track time) and sees drivers divided into four groups of five cars, with each group having 10 minutes to set their best time. Full power (200kw / 270bhp) will be available throughout with drivers only able to use one car. 

Group 1

Scott Speed, Andretti

Charles Pic, China Racing

Nick Heidfeld, Venturi

Jaime Alguersuari, Virgin

Jean-Eric Vergne, Andretti

Group 2

Loic Duval, Dragon

Jarno Trulli, Trulli

Bruno Senna, Mahindra

Nico Prost, e.dams-Renault

Sam Bird, Virgin

Group 3

Salvador Duran, Amlin Aguri

Stephane Sarrazin, Venturi

Antonio Felix da Costa, Amlin Aguri

Nelson Piquet Jr, China Racing

Lucas di Grassi, ABT

Group 4

Vitantonio Liuzzi, Trulli

Karun Chandhok, Mahindra

Daniel Abt, ABT

Jerome D’Ambrosio, Dragon

Sebastien Buemi, e.dams-Renault