Nelson Piquet Jr clinches Formula E title in thrilling showdown


Stéphane Sarrazin leads the Formula E pack away from the start

Brazilian driver edges Sébastien Buemi in electric racing championship duel as Britain’s Sam Bird wins in Battersea Park

British driver Sam Bird claimed victory in the final round of the FIA Formula E Championship at Battersea Park in London today as Nelson Piquet Jr scooped the title in a thrilling showdown with rival Sébastien Buemi.

Piquet Jr, who was favourite to win the inaugural championship for the electric single-seater racing cars, left himself with a lot of work to do when he qualified his NextEV TCR entry a …read more

Source:: Autocar