Sir Richard Branson tips Formula E to surpass F1, but I’m not so sure

Sir Richard Branson, owner of DS Virgin Racing

The Virgin boss reckons the electric racing series will surpass grand prix racing in terms of significance in five years

Sir Richard Branson doesn’t pull his punches. In a press conference to announce his Virgin Racing team’s link-up with DS Automobiles in Formula E, he declared that the all-electric racing series would “overtake Formula 1” in terms of popularity and significance in five years.

“In the next two or three years Formula E is going to grow as quickly as clean energy is in general. I think things are going to move …read more

Source:: Autocar