Nissan strengthens Formulation E partnership with stake in e.dams

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YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan has strengthened its partnership with e.dams by buying a stake within the championship-winning racing group, forward of Nissan’s debut within the ABB FIA Formulation E electrical street-racing championship.

Nissan is becoming a member of Formulation E as the primary Japanese carmaker to take part within the revolutionary sequence and because the world chief in electrical automobiles, with greater than 350,000 Nissan LEAF autos offered. Nissan’s Formulation E program will present a brand new “efficiency facet” of Nissan Clever Mobility – the corporate’s imaginative and prescient for altering how automobiles are powered, pushed and built-in into society.

Based mostly in Le Mans, France, and co-founded by crew principal Jean-Paul Driot, the e.dams group emerged from DAMS, a number one contender in European open-wheel and sports activities automotive competitors for greater than 30 years. In its earlier partnership with Nissan’s alliance companion Renault, e.dams gained the Group Championship within the first three seasons of Formulation E. It additionally holds information for many wins and pole positions.

“For Nissan’s first Formulation E expertise, it is sensible to companion with e.dams and be capable to draw on the group’s expertise of successful races and championships,” stated Roel de Vries, Nissan company vp and world head of selling and model technique. “The extent of competitors in Formulation E will get much more intense for season 5, with a series-mandated all-new automotive and powertrain. As a part of our dedication to our partnership, Nissan has now bought an possession stake within the group, and we’re excited to work with Jean-Paul and his crew.”

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Stated Driot: “With our new companion Nissan, we’re eagerly awaiting the brand new challenges forward. We’re very happy with our historical past in Formulation E, and we’re wanting ahead to including new pages to the sequence’ historical past books with our new companion and the brand new automotive.”

Nissan and e.dams have begun testing the all-new “Gen2” Formulation E automotive, which offers extra energy and vary and eliminates the necessity for the midrace automotive swap that was a characteristic of Formulation E in the course of the first 4 seasons.

Nissan has strengthened its partnership with e.dams by buying a stake within the championship-winning racing group, forward of Nissan’s debut within the ABB FIA Formulation E electrical street-racing championship. Pictured (left to proper) are: Roel de Vries, Nissan company vp and world head of selling and model technique; Jean-Paul Driot, e.dams founder and crew principal; and Michael Carcamo, Nissan International Motorsport Director.

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Nissan took the subsequent step towards its debut within the all-electric ABB FIA Formulation E Championship by revealing its idea livery on the Geneva Motor Present. Within the video above, study in regards to the inspiration behind Nissan’s Formulation E idea livery.

 

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Anna Teslik
International motorsports advertising and communications supervisor
Cellphone: +33 7 7614 7286
ATeslik@nissan-europe.com

Paul Ryan
International motorsports advertising and communications supervisor
Cellphone: +1 678 644 0404
paul@nismosupport.com

 

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