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RFID Chips And Other Formula E Tire Surprises

We spent some quality time in the Michelin tire tent at the Long Beach round of the Formula E Championship learning about tires and, more specifically, the unique rubber that makes this electric series go round.

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The Formula E race at Long Beach, California has been run and someone has taken his first win in the electric racing series with a real fairy tale finish. We're spoiler free here, but just click through to see the winner.

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When You Talk To The Fans, You Find People Who Are Loving EVs

We spent the day wandering around the Formula E debut in Miami, watching the many fast cars and wondering what the many fans thought about these electric speed demons. Turns out, people like fast things.

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Richard Branson suggested during the Miami round of the Formula E Championship that Virgin could build a car to compete with Tesla someday.

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It's been more than sixty years since the Swiss government banned racing within its borders, but now it's opening them back up again to allow for a Formula E race to take place in Switzerland in a couple of years.

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Nicolas Prost moves to the top of the Formula E rankings with a big win in Miami. Second-place Scott Speed has an impressive debut in the electric racing series.

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All-Electric Series Announces New Investor; CEO Still Seeks Tesla

Five races into a frenetic first season, the CEO of Formula E racing was ready for a victory lap Tuesday afternoon.

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Still-In-Testing Inductive Charging Tech On Display Around Miami ePrix

The first time Qualcomm executives met with their auto-industry counterparts about an experimental technology that could wirelessly charge electric vehicles, they thought it'd be a flop.

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He Won't Be Driving For The Audi-Supported Abt Team, But For Dragon Racing

After winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the FIA World Endurance Championship for Audi, Loïc Duval is set to try his hand at Formula E for the upcoming race in Miami.

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Scott Speed was the last American to race in Formula One. Now he's set to compete in America's first Formula E race for an American powerhouse.

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Popular Spanish Singer Tries To Capture Zero-Emission Excitement

Nacho Cano writes an anthem for the all-electric race series Formula E, and it's getting mixed reviews (to put it mildly).

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The current rules have each team running identical machinery. But starting next year, participating manufacturers will be able to design their own electric powertrains for the FIA Formula E Championship, with outfits like Andretti, Venturi and Renault already on board.

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The charity Greenpower Education Trust is looking for 10 local schools to build electric racecars to compete as a support race for the final Formula E rounds of the inaugural season there in June. The students will race around the same Battersea Park circuit as the faster vehicles.

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The inaugural FIA Formula E Championship will end with two races held back to back around Battersea Park on the south bank of the River Thames in London.

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The FIA slots in a new round in Moscow into the inaugural Formula E calendar currently under way, bridging the gap between the races in Berlin and London.

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Volvo may be pulling its support from touring car racing, but the latest word from Sweden has the automaker fixing its eye on a more environmentally friendly form of motorsport.

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Tricky Turn 10 Eats The Leaders In Argentina's Electric Race

Leaders rise and fall while racing under electric power around the streets of the Argentinian capital in the fourth round of the inaugural FIA Formula E Championship.

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This could be the end of the line for Frank Montagny's once-promising career, after the French racing driver tested positive for a cocaine derivative after the second Formula E race in Malaysia.

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Vergne Takes Pole And Earns FanBoost, But Was It Enough For The Win?

The inaugural FIA Formula E Championship is now getting up to speed. After the opening round in Beijing, followed by a two-month break and the second round in Malaysia, the electrified circus set sail for Uruguay for the Punta del Este ePrix on the Atlantic coast.

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First Race Is This Weekend In Uruguay

With few notable exceptions, racing drivers don't tend to last very long in Formula One, but lately it seems that Formula E is the top choice for many grand prix veterans. And now the electric racing series can count one more as Jean-Eric Vergne has signed on.

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Mercedes-Benz didn't just win the Formula One World Championship in 2014 – it positively dominated it. The team won all but three of the grands prix this season, scoring a one-two finish at more than half of them and landing at least one car on the podium at every race without exception. It goes without saying, then, that the German automaker thrives on competition, but now it's welcoming even more.

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