09 Jul 19

Event guide: welcome to the 2019 New York City E-Prix

Formula E is back in the Big Apple for the epic doubleheader season finale. Witness 22 drivers and 11 teams battle it out over two races in the shadow of the spectacular Manhattan skyline. Who will be crowned Champion? Join us to find out. Let the battle for Brooklyn commence.

New York City race city icon

Tune in to the double-header season finale in Red Hook, Brooklyn

EVENT GUIDE, SATURDAY JUly 13

ALL TIMES LOCAL TO New York City

07:00am - Allianz E-Village Opens

The gates to the Allianz E-Village - Formula E’s fan festival at the heart of the E-Prix - open at 07:00am. Home to the drivers' autograph session, food stalls, interactive displays, activities for fans of all ages, and the chance to drive the track on our simulators in the Gaming Arena.

07:30am - Formula E Practice 1, Track 

For those keen on getting in on every minute of racing action, the Practice session starts at 07:30am. Here the drivers will have the chance to drive the track under timed conditions, giving us an insight into how they'll perform during the race. Despite the timings, they don't count towards the race result - it's just a free practice session. Here, the drivers can make use of the full 250kW of the car's power.

08:00am - Beatbox Flautist Greg Pattillo LIVE, Allianz E-Village

See beatbox flautist Greg Pattillo bring together classic and modern music live in the Allianz E-Village.

 

08:00am - King Charles Unicycle Troupe LIVE, Allianz E-Village

Catch all the action from the unique, basketball wielding King Charles Unicycle Troupe as they light up the Allianz E-Village. 

08:30am - Banjo and Bass Duo, Coyote Crow, Allianz E-Village

Stick around in the Allianz E-Village to see Banjo and bass duo Coyote Crow perform live.

formula e app

create your own race day experience

Download the Formula E App and take your race day to the next level

  • Vote to give your favourite driver a power boost during the race with FANBOOST
  • Plan the ultimate day out with the race day planner
  • Listen in live to the drivers through driver radio player 
  • Explore the track and Allianz E-Village with the interactive map
  • Keep up to date with the latest news and results as the day unfolds 

08:35am - Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy Practice, Track

Watch as the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy cars and drivers take to the track for the first time under timed conditions. 

Jaguar i-Pace electric cars race in the Jaguar eTrophy support series to Formula E

09:00 - 10:00am - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village 

Another chance to see the King Charles Unicycle Troupe, Hilltown Harry, The Big Apple-Achian and Beatbox Flautist Greg Pattillo perform live in the Allianz E-Village fan festival. 

10:00am - Formula E Practice 2 – Track

Yep, you guessed it - this session is exactly the same format as the first Practice only this is the second time the drivers will drive the track under timed conditions. This session is another chance for them to test the set-up of the car and make sure it's perfect for the race. Again, despite the timer running, this session doesn't count towards the race and drivers can make use of all 250kWs.

10:30am - Emphasis Entertainment Dance Crew LIVE, Stage

Here's your chance to see Emphasis Entertainment Dance Crew perform live on the Stage. 

11:00 - Autograph Session, Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY, Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY Paddock

Here’s your chance to meet the drivers in the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy. Don’t forget to bring along your merchandise for them to sign.

11:00 - 12:00 - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village

Another chance to see the Hilltown Harry, The Big Apple-Achian, Coyote and Crow and Beatbox Flautist Greg Pattillo  perform live in the Allianz E-Village fan festival. 

11:45am - Formula E Qualifying and Super Pole, Track 

Qualifying determines the starting grid for the race, with the fastest driver lining-up in first place. The session lasts one hour and sees drivers divided into groups, decided by a lottery conducted in advance. Each driver has six minutes to set their best time, with the top-six drivers proceeding to the Super Pole shoot-out (see below).

12:30 - 02:30pm - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village

Another chance to see Hilltown Harry, The Big Apple-Achian, Emphasis Entertainment Dance Crew and beatbox flautist Greg Pattillo perform live in the Allianz E-Village.  

02:00pm - Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy (25' + 1 lap), Track

Watch as all the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy drivers take to the track to clinch the win. The race lasts for 25minutes, after which the drivers have one extra lap to complete before the finish line. Join us to see who wins.

02:00 - Drivers' Autograph Session, Allianz E-Village

Head over to the Allianz E-Village to meet with the drivers at the Autograph session. From selfies to signing caps, t-shirts and all your Formula E memorabilia.

andre lotterer formula e store
store

Get race ready

Check out the latest official ABB FIA Formula E merchandise as well as exclusive team gear at the Formula E store.  

New York City race city icon

Tune in to the double-header season finale in Red Hook, Brooklyn

02:00pm - 03:00pm - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village

Another chance to see Coyote and Crow, Hilltown Harry, The Big Apple-Achian and the King Charles Unicycle Troupe perform live in the Allianz E-Village. 

02:35pm - E-Race, Gaming Arena

Head over to the Gaming Arena to pitch your skills against the real Formula E drivers in the E-Race. The top Qualifiers have the chance to race live against the top drivers in the E-Race final.  

02:55pm - Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy Podium, Podium

Watch as the top three finishers from the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy take to the podium. 

03:00 - 04:00pm - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village 

Here's another chance to see Hilltown Harry, The Big Apple-Achian and Emphasis Entertainment Dance Crew perform live in the Allianz E-Village. 

04:00pm - 2019 New York City E-Prix (45 minutes + 1 lap), Track 

No more testing, no more practice - this is it - when the lights go out, it's just 45minutes plus one final lap to the finish line of pure electric racing. 22 cars and drivers but just one winner - but who will it be? Tune in to find out. 

05:00pm - Podium ceremony - Formula E – Podium

That's it, the cars have crossed the line and the top three drivers will take to the podium. Join in the celebrations.

07:00pm - Allianz E-Village closes 

That's it for the first race of the double-header season finale, head back to the track on Sunday 14 to witness history as the 2018/19 season champion is crowned! 

New York City race city icon

Tune in to the double-header season finale in Red Hook, Brooklyn

formula e app

create your own race day experience

Download the Formula E App and take your race day to the next level

  • Vote to give your favourite driver a power boost during the race with FANBOOST
  • Plan the ultimate day out with the race day planner
  • Listen in live to the drivers through driver radio player 
  • Explore the track and Allianz E-Village with the interactive map
  • Keep up to date with the latest news and results as the day unfolds 

EVENT GUIDE, SUNDAY JULY 14

ALL TIMES LOCAL TO NEW YORK CITY

07:00am - Allianz E-Village Opens

The gates to the Allianz E-Village - Formula E’s fan festival at the heart of the E-Prix - open at 07:00am. Home to the drivers' autograph session, food stalls, interactive displays, activities for fans of all ages, and the chance to drive the track on our simulators in the Gaming Arena.

08:00 - 09:00am - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village

Here's your chance to see the King Charles Unicycle Troupe, Coyote Crow and Beatbox Flautist Greg Pattillo perform live in the Allianz E-Village fan festival. 

09:00am - Formula E Practice 3, Track

Watch the all 22 cars and drivers take to the track for the first session of the day to learn the layout, hone the car and practice ahead of Qualifying. 

09:00 - 10:00am - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village

Another chance to see the King Charles Unicycle Troupe, Hilltown Harry and Beatbox Flautist Greg Pattillo perform live in the Allianz E-Village fan festival. 

09:55am - NYers on Track, Track 

Watch your fellow New Yorkers take to the track on electric scooters, unicycles and bikes ahead of the race. 

10:30 - 12:00 - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village 

Here's another chance to see King Charles Unicycle Troupe, Emphasis Entertainment Dance Crew, Hilltown Harry and Coyote Crow perform live in the Allianz E-Village. 

11:45 - Formula E Qualifying and Super Pole, Track

Qualifying determines the starting grid for the race, with the fastest driver lining-up in first place. The session lasts one hour and sees drivers divided into groups, decided by a lottery conducted in advance. Each driver has six minutes to set their best time, with the top-six drivers proceeding to the Super Pole shoot-out. 

12:30 - 02:00pm - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village 

Here's another chance to see Emphasis Entertainment Dance Crew, Hilltown Harry and Beatbox Flautist Greg Pattillo perform live in the Allianz E-Village. 

02:00pm - Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy (25' + 1 lap), Track

Watch as all the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy drivers take to the track to clinch the win. The race lasts for 25minutes, after which the drivers have one extra lap to complete before the finish line. Join us to see who wins.

02:00 - Drivers' Autograph Session, Allianz E-Village

Head over to the Allianz E-Village to meet with the drivers at the Autograph session. From selfies to signing caps, t-shirts and all your Formula E memorabilia.

New York City race city icon

Tune in to the double-header season finale in Red Hook, Brooklyn

andre lotterer formula e store
store

Get race ready

Check out the latest official ABB FIA Formula E merchandise as well as exclusive team gear at the Formula E store.  

02:00 - 03:00pm - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village 

Here's another chance to see Emphasis Entertainment Dance Crew, Hilltown Harry and Beatbox Flautist Greg Pattillo perform live in the Allianz E-Village. 

02:35pm - E-Race, Gaming Arena

Head over to the Gaming Arena to pitch your skills against the real Formula E drivers in the E-Race. The top Qualifiers have the chance to race live against the top drivers in the E-Race final.  

02:55pm - Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy Podium, Podium

Watch as the top three finishers from the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy take to the podium. 

03:00 - 04:00pm - LIVE performances, Allianz E-Village 

Here's another chance to see Hilltown Harry and Emphasis Entertainment Dance Crew perform live in the Allianz E-Village. 

04:00pm - 2019 New York City E-Prix (45 minutes + 1 lap), Track 

No more testing, no more practice - this is it - when the lights go out, it's just 45minutes plus one final lap to the finish line of pure electric racing. 22 cars and drivers but just one winner - but who will it be? Tune in to find out. 

05:00pm - Podium ceremony - Formula E – Podium

That's it, the cars have crossed the line and the top three drivers will take to the podium. Join in the celebrations.


07:00pm - Allianz E-Village and New York City E-Prix closes 

That's it for the 2018/19 season of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. Keep up with all the latest news from the all-electric series below as we prepare for the next chapter. Buckle up, it's going to be big.