Boost for Formula ERenault commits to electric racing concept. By Gary Watkins
Renault had no choice but to become involved in next year's FIA Formula E Championship for electric vehicles, according to chief executive officer Carlos Tavares.
Tavares revealed that the position of Renault and sister marque Nissan as the world leaders in EV sales was the driving force for the technical partnership...
Nissan could become the next manufacturer to join the DTM.
The Japanese brand has admitted to having talks with the DTM-organising ITR body. However, it stressed that it had made no decisions about its long-term motor sport future.
Nissan vice-president Carlos Tavares said: “The DTM is interesting for many reasons, one of which is its success in terms of spectator attendances.”
Electrifying Le Mans
Nissan will fill Garage 56 with an electric car in 2014, By Gary Watkins
Nissan is to race at the Le Mans 24 Hours with an all-electric car next season. The Japanese manufacturer has been awarded the so-called 'Garage 56' grid slot at the famous race reserved for an experimental, environmentally friendly car. Nissan boss Carlos Goshn described the forthcoming electric...