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New Renault F1 Racing Director Frederic Vasseur says last year’s title double in GP2 and GP3 convinced him it was the right time to move on from his ART Grand Prix team and make the leap into Formula 1.
The FIA Formula E championship serves as a unique technological laboratory.
The first batch of electric Spark-Renault SRT_01E racing cars have now been delivered to the championship’s 10 registered teams at Donington, England.
Each Formula E team received one fully-electric single-seater which has been designed and built by Spark Racing Technology.
To pursue the team’s development and reinforce its management structure OAK Racing is betting on two new trustworthy and experienced collaborators.
Fully-electric Spark-Renault SRT_01E breaks cover at La Ferte Gaucher circuit
Using the very latest technology, the SRT_01E aims to push the boundaries of what is currently achievable in electric motorsport.
Conor Daly will have lots of seat time this year as he now will also contest the GP3 Series on top his ride in GP2 and at the Indy 500.
Since the beginning of the GP2 Series back in 2005, Lotus GP has won multiple titles in both the drivers' battle and the Team Championship. For 2013, the ART Lotus GP team is well prepared with Daniel Abt and James Calado.