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Nicolas Prost takes Miami FIA Formula E win
Mar14

Nicolas Prost takes Miami FIA Formula E win

Nicolas Prost has triumphed on the streets of Miami, becoming the fifth different winner in the FIA Formula E championship in the first five races. Prost held off the hard-charging Scott Speed who was making his debut with Andretti Formula E – the American taking a debut podium on home soil. German driver Daniel Abt had taken control after the mid-race pit stop/car swap cycle but could not hold off Prost and and Speed as he...

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Vergne scores FIA Formula E Miami pole
Mar14

Vergne scores FIA Formula E Miami pole

He has only contested three FIA Formula E qualifying sessions but ex-Formula 1 driver Jean-Eric Vergne has already scored two pole positions – taking his second top spot today on the streets of Miami. The Andretti Formula E driver topped second-generation stars Nelson Piquet Jr and Nicolas Prost to score the pole – the repeat of his performance from the Uruguay race. “It’s a good thing to start on pole and to collect the...

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Sir Richard Branson makes first FIA Formula visit
Mar14

Sir Richard Branson makes first FIA Formula visit

He founded one of the most well known business empires in the world, has broken world records for sailing and hot air ballooning across the world’s major oceans, now Sir Richard Branson is a driving force behind one of the leading teams in the FIA Formula E Championship. Virgin Racing has already scored a race win with Sam Bird in Malaysia and both Bird and Jaime Alguersuari are in the top ten in points. The Virgin founder is...

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Miami racing history
Mar14

Miami racing history

It has been 12 years since motorsport hit the streets of Miami. Michelin teamed with Audi to post Miami IMSA wins in 2002 and 2003, the last time that the big sports car raced downtown. What made Audi’s victory at the 2002 Cadillac American Le Man’s Challenge truly historic was that Audi’s Frank Biela and Emanuele Pirro won the pole, set the fastest race lap and won the two hour 45 minute race using just one set of Michelin tires! The...

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Bird leads FIA Formula E practice at Miami
Mar14

Bird leads FIA Formula E practice at Miami

British ace and FIA Formula E race winner Sam Bird set the pace in the opening practice session this morning on the streets of Miami. After last-minute circuit construction delayed the green flag, Bird’s Virgin Racing entry set the pace with a time of 1:06.588 – just pushing out Karun Chandhok by .101 of a second. Championship leader Lucas di Grassi was third fastest ahead of an impressive performance from ex-Formula 1...

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Helping improve road safety for Miami teenagers
Mar14

Helping improve road safety for Miami teenagers

Formula E’s Miami Gala Dinner – the official pre-race charity event – helped leave a lasting legacy this evening as series Founding Partner Michelin generously donated $100,000 to help improve road safety amongst Miami teenagers. Held at the Perez Art Museum and attended by dignitaries, teams, drivers and celebrities, the evening saw Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag and representatives from Michelin North America hand over the six-figure...

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