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When Nick Cassidy starts his first Formula E race next January in Santiago, there will be plenty of people watching – the vast majority, most likely – who have seen little of the talented Kiwi in action for the last three years.
Super Formula champion Nick Cassidy will join Envision Virgin Racing for the 2020/21 Formula E season, replacing the Jaguar-bound Sam Bird.
Any Formula E team would be “super lucky” to have Nick Cassidy drive for them, according to Cassidy's former teammate and current DS Techeetah test and reserve driver James Rossiter.
Reigning Super Formula champion Nick Cassidy topped the Formula E rookie test day in Marrakesh for Envision Virgin Racing, setting the new fastest-ever FE lap at the venue.
Envision Virgin Racing driver Sam Bird topped the combined Formula E practice times ahead of the Mexico City E-Prix, while Audi’s Daniel Abt was flown to hospital.
Envision Virgin Racing driver Sam Bird won the 2019-20 Formula E season-opening Diriyah E-Prix ahead of Porsche’s Andre Lotterer and Mercedes’ Stoffel Vandoorne as FE’s new teams took debut podiums.
Robin Frijns remained fastest on Formula E testing's second day at Valencia, while Antonio Felix da Costa topped the afternoon running and Stoffel Vandoorne 'won' the simulated race session.
Envision Virgin Racing driver Sam Bird topped the first day of Formula E 2019/20 pre-season testing at Valencia as Mercedes’ woes on Nyck de Vries’s car continued.
Envision Virgin Racing's Sam Bird says that the opening-lap eight-car pile-up at the first corner of ABB FIA Formula E's Swiss E-Prix was an "accident waiting to happen".
Robin Frijns scored his maiden ABB FIA Formula E race for Virgin Racing in Paris, a race punctuated by four full-course yellows and a heavy rain storm that sparked chaos. He became the eighth race winner in eight races this season.
The Envision Virgin Racing ABB FIA Formula E team has announced that it will be sponsored by the Harley-Davidson motorcycle brand.
Sam Bird says ABB FIA Formula E rival Andre Lotterer "wasn't interested" in hearing him out after their Hong Kong clash, although the pair have since shaken hands regarding the incident.
A DS Techeetah protest against the results of Hong Kong ABB FIA Formula E race, that included a suggestion that Sam Bird’s post-race penalty was not severe enough, has been dismissed.
Envision Virgin Racing's Robin Frijns sealed the fastest time in rain-affected practice for ABB FIA Formula E's Hong Kong E-Prix with a last-minute effort.
Jerome d’Ambrosio won the Marrakesh E-Prix, the second round of the 2018-19 ABB Formula E Championship, after the dominant BMWs of Antonio Felix da Costa and Alexander Sims collided and threw away victory.
Virgin Racing driver Sam Bird topped the post-Ad Diriyah E-Prix ABB FIA Formula E test ahead of DS Techeetah’s Jean-Eric Vergne.
Virgin Racing will pair Robin Frijns with Sam Bird for the 2018/19 Formula E championship.
Virgin Racing has partnered with renewable energy and technology company Envision, which is also now the majority owner of the Formula E team.
DS Performance has registered to become an official Formula E powertrain manufacturer in its own right from the 2018/19 season, Motorsport.com can reveal.
Sam Bird set the fastest time in the second free practice session for Formula E’s Buenos Aires ePrix.
One champion, one national hero: Sam Bird returning champion, having won the Buenos Aires race last year, and local fan favorite Jose Maria Lopez is sole Argentinian Formula E driver
Professional gamer, and Scottish Formula Ford racer, Graham Carroll has been training with DS Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird ahead next month’s eRace in Las Vegas – with a prize pot of $1million at stake.
Nelson Piquet Jr believes he and his team NextEV missed out on a good opportunity for a top 10 finish in the Hong Kong ePrix, after pitting on the lap when the safety car came back into the pits.
As the third season of the FIA Formula E championship kicks off this weekend in Hong Kong, Sam Smith surveys the field - and, with the help of an informed source, predicts who will come out on top.
For his third Formula E campaign, Sam Bird will be joined at DS Virgin Racing by the three-time World Touring Car Champion José María López.
DS Virgin has confirmed its season-three Formula E challenger utilises only a single motor, marking a radical departure from the team’s previous concept.
With the start of public testing at Donington Park now just two weeks away, Sam Smith takes a look at what each Formula E team has been up to so far in its season three preparations.
Eight of the 10 teams have been involved right from the very beginning of the world’s first fullyelectric single-seater series.
A strong drive from Jean-Eric Vergne was enough to push the team one spot further up the leaderboard.
There are just six points separating DS Virgin Racing and their third place competitors in the Championship standings.
DS Virgin's Sam Bird voiced his frustrations after a wild battle for second place with teammate Jean-Eric Vergne that punctuated his Paris ePrix.
Sam Bird clinches pole position but finishes sixth for DS Virgin Racing in Long Beach ePrix after contact with a tyre wall ruins chance of victory.
DS Virgin Racing is coming to the home of its sister companies Virgin Galactic and Virgin America
Formula E stars go head-to-head on Forza Motorsport 6 at ESL Studios
After winning the Buenos Aires ePrix, DS Virgin Racing is determined to repeat the feat as they prepare to race on the 2.092km Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez.
Adam Carroll came close to making his Formula E debut in Buenos Aires last weekend - not once, not twice, but three times. Sam Smith takes up the story.
DS Virgin Racing boss Alex Tai says the team must set itself realistic goals for the remainder of the Formula E season after Sam Bird's Buenos Aires ePrix triumph.
It took skill, it took patience and it took excellent team management, and so, after just four races, DS Virgin Racing claimed their first win of the season. And it was all done in incredible fashion.
Sam Bird took his first Formula E pole position in qualifying for the Buenos Aires ePrix, as championship leader Sebastien Buemi consigned himself to last on the grid with a spin.
DS Virgin's Sam Bird set the fastest time of the first 45-minute practice session of Formula E's Buenos Aires ePix.
DS Virgin Racing’s drivers Jean-Éric Vergne and Sam Bird will take on the 2.44km track set in the popular district of Puerto Madero next weekend in the forecast sweltering Argentinian heat.
Jean-Éric Vergne secured his first points for DS Virgin Racing as he claimed a valuable six points at the FIA Formula E Punta del Este ePrix.
DS Virgin Racing secured their first podium of the 2015-16 FIA Formula E season in dramatic fashion, as Sam Bird defied the odds to storm through the field in Putrajaya.