Jean-Eric Vergne1990-04-25 (age 29)
DS Techeetah drivers Jean-Eric Vergne and Andre Lotterer have questioned the current ABB Formula E championship qualifying format, suggesting that the “lottery” element risks dissuading manufacturers.
Jean-Eric Vergne says he was an “idiot” to hit polesitter Sam Bird at the first corner of ABB FIA Formula E’s Marrakesh E-Prix, which he feels cost him victory.
Jerome d’Ambrosio won the Marrakesh E-Prix, the second round of the 2018-19 ABB Formula E Championship, after the dominant BMWs of Antonio Felix da Costa and Alexander Sims collided and threw away victory.
Motorsport.com's countdown of the biggest stories in racing this year continues with the shock news of G-Drive Racing's disqualification from the Le Mans 24 Hours after its dominant LMP2 class victory.
Virgin Racing driver Sam Bird topped the post-Ad Diriyah E-Prix ABB FIA Formula E test ahead of DS Techeetah’s Jean-Eric Vergne.
Reigning champion Jean-Eric Vergne and other ABB FIA Formula E drivers have criticised the layout for the attack mode system at this weekend’s Ad Diriyah E-Prix.
Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes were officially crowned Formula 1 World Champions at the FIA’s prize-giving ceremony in St Petersburg, Russia, although the evening was topped by Kimi Raikkonen’s high-spirited antics as he received the third-placed trophy.
Formula E champion Jean-Eric Vergne says returning to Formula 1 is a possibility next season after being approached by a team.
G-Drive Racing strengthened its European Le Mans Series title bid with a third straight victory at Silverstone, as chief championship rival Racing Engineering crashed out in the final half hour.
Jean-Eric Vergne reckons that rivals of his Techeetah team should be “worried” by the potential boost the squad may get from its Formula E tie-up with DS Automobiles next season.
Techeetah has confirmed its long-rumoured partnership with DS Automobiles, with the team becoming a works manufacturer squad ahead of Formula E’s fifth season in 2018/19.