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Buemi scores pole at Long Beach
Apr04

Buemi scores pole at Long Beach

A pair of “DNFs” in the championship has put FIA World Endurance Champion Sebastien Buemi on the fightback trail as he battles to get back in contention for the FIA Formula E Championship but Swiss Sebastien Buemi showed today he has the pace to become the all-electric series first double winner. Buemi took the pole at Long Beach today with a time of 56.853 – pushing his teammate and championship leader Nico Prost...

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DiGrassi tops final two practice sessions
Apr04

DiGrassi tops final two practice sessions

Brazilians have dominated the morning on the streets of Long Beach with Nelson Piquet Jr and Lucas di Grassi topping the times. Piquet was fastest in the opening session with Audi sportscar ace di Grassi taking the top spot in the following two sessions. Next up is qualifying . The session is a straight fight for the fastest laptime and determines the order for the day’s race. The session will last 55 minutes (40 minutes track...

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Piquet Jr set to honor father’s win
Apr04

Piquet Jr set to honor father’s win

A young Brazilian named Nelson Piquet took his first Formula 1 victory on the streets of Long Beach here in 1980. 35 years later the son of the man who went on to win three Formula 1 World Championships will honor that victory by wearing his father’s helmet design today. Nelson Piquet Jr kicked off his Long Beach ePrix assault in fine form by topping the first first practice session in the debut race for the the FIA Formula E...

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Andretti and Franchitti Formula E fun
Apr03

Andretti and Franchitti Formula E fun

Following the Friday noontime Long Beach ePrix press conference we caught up with two of the most successful racers in town, Michael Andretti and Dario Franchitti, to get their take on the FIA Formula E season to date. But first, there was a brief conversational stroll down Long Beach’s memory lane. Asked about winning the pole for the first Long Beach American Le Mans Series race driving Andretti’s P2 Acura here in 2007, Franchitti...

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From the streets of Long Beach to Monaco
Apr03

From the streets of Long Beach to Monaco

The FIA Formula E championship is set to race in two of the most famous street circuits in motorsport history with this weekend’s round at Long Beach followed by a trip to Monaco. Beginning in 1975, Long Beach started as a Formula 5000 race and has hosted the world’s finest racers in Formula 1, CART, Champ Car, IndyCar and now Formula E. The world’s first all-electric championship is now showcasing motorsport of the...

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