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New York City E-Prix I (2021)

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10 Jul - 10 Jul
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De Vries hits out at "artificial" Formula E after another no-score

Mercedes driver Nyck de Vries has hit out at the “artificial” nature of Formula E which contributed to the early championship leader’s sixth point-less result from the last eight races.  

'Traffic jams' key factor in Lynn/Wehrlein New York FE clash

Two separate 'traffic jams' caused Alex Lynn and Pascal Wehrlein’s New York City race to fall apart prior to the pair colliding, for which the Porsche driver has accepted responsibility.

Cassidy admits he was playing “chess with no queen” in NYC

Nick Cassidy has explained how his New York City E-Prix descended into playing “a game of chess with no queen” after he missed out on a rookie Formula E victory.

Vergne: It’s a “good thing to be sad” over missed New York win chance

Jean-Eric Vergne reckons “it’s a good thing to be sad” after he finished runner-up in the first New York E-Prix following late contact with long-time race leader Nick Cassidy.

New York E-Prix: Gunther grabs win as Cassidy, Vergne collide

BMW's Maximilian Gunther won the first race of the New York City E-Prix double-header, grabbing the lead when Nick Cassidy and Jean-Eric Vergne collided ahead of him.

Stuck switch cost Mortara full-power lap in New York qualifying

Formula E points leader Edoardo Mortara was unable to set a full power New York City E-Prix qualifying lap after a switch on his steering wheel locked into place.

New York E-Prix: Cassidy takes pole ahead of Vergne

Formula E rookie Nick Cassidy scored a remarkable second series pole in New York City ahead of double champion Jean-Eric Vergne as point leader Edoardo Mortara qualified last. 

New York E-Prix: Buemi fastest in practice for Nissan

Sebastien Buemi topped the Formula E free practice times ahead of the first New York City E-Prix, while Sam Bird sat out most of the running after a heavy shunt. 

Da Costa backs broken surface of New York FE circuit

Antonio Felix da Costa has backed the broken surface of the New York City E-Prix circuit saying it retains the character that has “now all gone” from Formula 1 tracks.

Mercedes FE team “failed massively” in quest for consistency

Mercedes Formula E team principal Ian James says his squad has “failed massively” in its aim to be consistent as it bids to hang on to a narrow championship lead.

Muller to miss remaining Formula E races to focus on DTM

Nico Muller will sit out the remainder of the 2020/21 Formula E season to prioritise his commitments in the DTM, with Joel Eriksson expected to replace him at Dragon Penske Autosport.