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DS Automobiles and Techeetah to form partnership
23.07.2018

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Press Release, Versailles, 23rd July 2018 DS Automobiles, which has been active in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship since the series opened to manufacturers, will run its new car – the DS E-TENSE FE 19 – in association with TECHEETAH from 2018/2019.   This partnership brings the first chapter of the brand’s involvement in …

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DS Virgin racing cap off best ever Formula E season in New York
16.07.2018

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Press Release, New York, 15th July 2018 British driver Sam Bird records highest finish to date with third in drivers’ standings DS Virgin Racing secure third in teams’ championship Race marks final round of season four and end of Generation I car era   DS Virgin Racing rounded out their best ever season during today’s …

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Sam Bird & DS Virgin Racing “Ready for challenge” of Formula E title-decider
09.07.2018

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Press  Release – Versailles, 9th July 2018 British racer Sam Bird goes head-to-head with France’s Jean-Eric Vergne in New York showdown for championship title. British racing driver Sam Bird and his DS Virgin Racing team say they are “ready for the challenge” as they head to New York City this weekend, fighting for both the …

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Sam Bird reduces title deficit with podium in Zurich
11.06.2018

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Zürich, 10th June 2018 Second-place finish for Briton as racing returns to Switzerland after 64 years. Result closes Formula E title gap to 23-points with two rounds remaining. DS Virgin Racing head to season finale fighting for both teams’ & drivers’ championship.   DS Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird reduced the title deficit to rival Jean-Eric …

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DS Virgin Racing takes title fight to Zurich
08.06.2018

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Press Release, Versailles, 4th June 2018 All-electric Formula E series heads to Zurich on Sunday, June 10 for round 10. Event to mark return of top-level racing to Swiss soil for more than 60 years. Second place Sam Bird aiming to close gap on championship title. British racer Sam Bird and his DS Virgin Racing …

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Points finish for Bird in Berlin
19.05.2018

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Press Release – Berlin, 19th May 2018 British racer Sam Bird secured a points finish during today’s Formula E Berlin E-Prix to keep up his title challenge and remain second in the drivers’ standings with just three rounds left to play out. Held at the city’s former Tempelhof Airport, the 2.375km circuit – one of …

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DS Virgin Racing set to continue title bid in Berlin
11.05.2018

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Press Release – Versailles, 11th May 2018 All-electric Formula E series heads to Berlin on Saturday, May 19 for round nine DS Virgin Racing in second place in both teams’ and drivers’ standings with four races remaining British team hoping to ‘raise a toast’ of its own on race day during Royal Wedding   Whilst …

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Paris podium for Sam Bird & DS Virgin Racing
30.04.2018

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Paris, 28th April 2018 Third-place finish for British racer in dramatic last lap finish DS Virgin Racing maintains second position in both teams’ and drivers’ championship Formula E returns on May 19 with Berlin E-Prix DS Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird secured third place during today’s dramatic Formula E Paris E-Prix with the Briton clinching the …

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DS Virgin Racing aiming to extend winning streak in Paris
20.04.2018

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Press Release – Versailles, 20th april 2018 All-electric Formula E series heads to City of Light on Saturday, April 28 for round 8 Team set to continue title push in both drivers’ and teams’ championship DS Virgin Racing to host renowned Innovation Summit on climate change Virgin Founder Sir Richard Branson to attend as special …

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Sam Bird victorious in historic Rome e-prix
16.04.2018

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Press Release – Rome, 14th  April 2018 British racer wins inaugural Formula E race in Italian capital DS Virgin Racing move into second spot in both teams’ and drivers’ standings Team blessed by Pope earlier in the week Team secure seventh career win during 40th Formula E race Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi presents winning trophy …

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DS Virgin Racing ready for Rome as Formula E heads to eternal city
06.04.2018

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Press Release – Versailles, 6th April 2018 All-electric series makes inaugural visit to Italian capital on Saturday, April 14 for round seven Team continue title push in both drivers’ and teams’ championship Race shown live and free-to-air in UK on 5Spike.   From cobbled streets to Rome’s world-famous monuments, the Italian capital is set to …

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Maiden run for the DS E-TENSE FE 19!
23.03.2018

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Press Release – Versailles, 23rd March 2018 The DS E-TENSE FE 19 became the first new-generation Formula E single-seater to turn a wheel today when it ran close to the DS Performance factory near Versailles, France, for a demonstration.   After its unveiling at the Geneva Motor Show on March 6, the DS E-TENSE FE …

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Podium for Bird in Punta del Este to maintain title bid
19.03.2018

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Press Release – Punta del Este, 17th March 2018 Sam Bird secures third place during thrilling Punta del Este E-Prix Best ever result for fellow British team-mate Alex Lynn with sixth DS Virgin Racing move to third in both drivers’ and teams’ standings as series reaches halfway point.   DS Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird made …

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Return to Punta Del Este for DS Virgin Racing
12.03.2018

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Press Release – Versailles, 13th March 2018 All-electric Formula E series returns to Uruguay on March 17. Sam Bird looking to continue his strongest ever start to a Formula E season. Alex Lynn aims for Superpole shoot-out once more.   DS Virgin Racing and the all-electric Formula E series concludes its Latin America tour with …

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DS E-TENSE FE 19 by DS Automobiles, the sole showcase of french knowhow in Formula E
06.03.2018

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Press Release – Versailles, 6th march 2018 DS Automobiles, which has contested the FIA Formula E Championship since the 2015/2016 campaign, will be the competition’s only French FIA-approved constructor in Season 5 (2018/2019) when a new generation of all-electric single-seater racing cars will go head-to-head for the very first time. DS Automobiles is proud to …

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Points finish for Lynn in Mexico City
03.03.2018

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Press Release – Mexico City, 3rd March 2018 DS Virgin Racing continue to show strong pace in Mexican capital. Bird continues title bid, remaining third in driver championship.   DS Virgin Racing’s Alex Lynn finishes in the points at the Mexico City E-Prix, in front of roaring crowds at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez. The British …

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Mexico City next stop for DS Virgin Racing
23.02.2018

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Press Release – Versailles, 23th february 2018 All-electric Formula E series returns to Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez circuit for round five on Saturday, March 3. Team set to continue fight for both drivers’ and teams’ championship.   After one of their strongest starts to a Formula E season, DS Virgin Racing are once again in action …

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FIFTH FOR SAM BIRD DURING FRANTIC SANTIAGO E-PRIX
03.02.2018

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Press release – Santiago, 3rd January 2018 Briton keeps up title bid after points finish and fastest lap in Chilean capital. Third spot for DS Virgin Racing in closely fought teams’ standings. DS Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird picked up further championship points to keep up his title bid in the all-electric Formula E series, during …

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DS Virgin Racing target further success in Chile
26.01.2018

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Press release – Versailles, 26th January 2018 All-electric Formula E series makes debut on streets of Santiago for round four Team aiming to capitalise on strongest ever start to season DS Virgin Racing and the all-electric Formula E series embarks on its Latin American tour shortly with the inaugural Santiago E-Prix, taking place on the …

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Podium for Sam Bird in Marrakesh
13.01.2018

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Press Release – Marrakesh, 13th January 2018 Double points finish for DS Virgin Racing drivers in round three. DS Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird secured third place during today’s Formula E Marrakesh E-Prix, with team-mate Alex Lynn once again securing a points finish. The result puts Bird just four points off the top spot in the …

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DS Virgin Racing set to continue winning ways in Marrakesh
05.01.2018

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Press Release – Versailles, 5th January 2018 Sam Bird aiming to extend championship lead in round three All-electric series back in action at Moulay El Hassan circuit on January 13 Following Sam Bird’s victory during last month’s season opener, DS Virgin Racing are confident they can continue their winning ways during the next Formula E …

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Joel Eriksson to test for DS Virgin Racing
04.01.2018

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Press Release – Versailles, 4th january 2018 Team reveal first driver for official Formula E rookie test in Marrakesh. FIA Formula 3 runner-up Joel Eriksson has today been confirmed as one of DS Virgin Racing’s drivers for the forthcoming Formula E rookie test. Taking place after the Marrakesh E-Prix on January 14, Eriksson, 19, will …

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