Seven of the world’s leading automotive manufacturers have registered with the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) to race the new Gen3 car which debuts in next season of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship.
The Gen3 race car will be officially unveiled to the public at the Yacht Club de Monaco on 28 April ahead of the Monaco E-Prix on 30 April.
The manufacturers currently confirmed for the Gen3 era of Formula E are:
The full list of teams set for Formula E's Gen3 era will be released later in 2022.
FIA President Mohammed Ben Sulayem said: "We are delighted to confirm the commitment of seven of the world’s leading car manufacturers to the Gen3 era of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, and we look forward to seing them battle against each other.
"As a proving ground for future mobility, Formula E has always been at the cutting-edge of technology - as exemplified by the Gen3 single-seater - and we are confident that the forthcoming era will mark an exciting chapter in the series’ electrifying story."
Jamie Reigle, CEO, Formula E said: “We are excited to welcome many of the world’s most innovative and competitive automotive manufacturers into the Gen3 era of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship.
"The Gen3 race car will take Formula E’s iconic city centre racing to a new level, creating more intense action and drama on the track while delivering a leap forward in electric mobility off it. It will set the standard for performance and efficiency and serve as further tangible evidence of the innovative developments in electric vehicles achieved by manufacturers in the championship.”
Published on 31st March 2022