electric racing

  1. Paul Jeffrey

    rFactor 2 | RCCO eX ZERO 2021 Update Released

    Studio 397 have released build 1.33 of their eX ZERO 2021 electric race car in rFactor 2 earlier today - adding various visual and physics improvements including the introduction of energy regeneration. Added energy regen. New animations and LED lighting. Physics improvements. The new update...
  2. Paul Jeffrey

    rFactor 2 | RCCO eX Zero 2021 DLC Released

    Studio 397 have today released the imaginative RCCO eX Zero 2021 electric car DLC for rFactor 2 - an rFactor 2 exclusive machine developed in conjunction with DTM Champion Mike Rockenfeller. New DLC available now for £4.55. Developed alongside 2013 DTM Champion Mike Rockenfeller. Created...
  3. Paul Jeffrey

    RaceRoom Racing Experience | Cupra Leon e-Racer Now Available

    Sector3 Studios have released a new car for their RaceRoom Racing Experience simulation - the self-proclaimed world's first fully electric racing car - the Cupra Leon e-Racer. Cupra e-Racer DLC now available. New free to enter esport competition released alongside DLC. 1 model, 26 liveries...
  4. Paul Jeffrey

    Motorsport | Alfa Romeo Giulia ETCR Car in Development

    Respected Italian motorsport outfit Romeo Ferraris announce stunning Alfa Romeo Giulia electric racer. With the ever increasing drive to electrify motorsport continuing to gather speed across all forms of our favourite sport, it isn't in the least bit surprising to hear of an electric powered...
  5. Paul Jeffrey

    Formula E Now Has World Championship Status

    The all-electric FIA Formula E category will become a designated full World Championship series from the 2020/21 season, after the governing body of motorsport upgraded the championship classification on Tuesday. Already into its sixth season of competition, and now enjoying the prestige of...
  6. Paul Jeffrey

    Motorsport | VW Withdraw From All Non-Electric Racing Activities

    In a surprise move, German manufacturer VW have announced they are to cease any non-electric racing activity at the end of the season. Sealing the fate of development for the new TCR specification Golf GTI TCR that was set to debut in the hands of customers from the middle of next year...
  7. Paul Jeffrey

    Extreme E | Monger, Chandhok, Duval and More Express Interest In First Race

    A raft of big name drivers have registered interest in taking part in the first ever 'Extreme E' electric SUV off-road racing series. Developed with the intention of bringing racing to the most remote parts of the world, whilst highlighting environment impact and change in a sustainable way...
  8. Paul Jeffrey

    DTM Showcase Dramatic 1000hp Electric Concept Series

    Change is on the horizon according to the powers that be behind the DTM series. Check out this dramatic new 1000hp electric concept that ITR believe could be the future of the tin top series. Gerhard Berger has never been one to shy away from the more dramatic side of life - anyone who...
  9. Paul Jeffrey

    Hyundai Reveal New ETCR Electric Racer

    Hyundai Motorsport have revealed their brand new Veloster N ETCR electric racer set to debut in the upcoming 2020 ETCR all-electric racing series. “Through our successful Customer Racing division, we have spent many years honing our skills in touring car racing, which has resulted in two...
  10. Paul Jeffrey

    VW ID.R Sets New Nordschleife Lap Record

    The mightily impressive Volkswagen ID. R Electric prototype has set a blisteringly fast new recording at the Nürburgring Nordschleife... 6:05,336.... Yup, you read that correctly. A lap of the 'Green Hell' in almost 6 minutes flat... now that is some crazy fast speed from the incredibly...
  11. Davide Nativo

    Volkswagen to Try and Get the Nürburgring Record for an Electric Vehicle with the I.D. R

    High Tension in the Eifel forests. Last summer we wrote about the record-breaking lap set by Romain Dumas in the Volkswagen I.D. R at Pikes Peak. The electric prototype climbed over 4,720 feet (1,440 mt) in 7'57''148, in a jaw-dropping performance that literally smashed the competition. If you...
  12. jose46

    Envision Virgin Racing - Skin (Formula WCP E GEN 2 2018-2019) 2019-01-05

    This is a carpack reproducing the Envision Virgin Racing running the new Formula E GEN 2 for the mod Formula WCP E GEN 2 2018-2019 by WCP-series for Automobilista. It includes Sam Bird and Robin Frijns car livery, driver suits and helmets. The driver suits are made by @Francisco Vazquez
  13. jose46

    Venturi Formula E Team - Skin (Formula WCP E GEN 2 2018-2019) 2019-01-03

    This is a carpack reproducing the Venturi Formula E Team running the new Formula E GEN 2 for the mod Formula WCP E GEN 2 2018-2019 by WCP-series for Automobilista. It includes Felipe Massa and Edoardo Mortara car livery, driver suits and helmets (Only helmet of Massa). The driver suits are...
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    Nissan e.dams - Skin (Formula WCP E GEN 2 2018-2019) 2018-12-28

    This is a carpack reproducing the Nissan e.dams team running the new Formula E GEN 2 for the mod Formula WCP E GEN 2 2018-2019 by WCP-series for Automobilista. It includes Oliver Rowland's and Sébastien Buemi's car livery, driver suit and helmet. I can provide the PSD of my work if you want to...
  15. Davide Nativo

    Official 'Record Run' Video of the VW I.D R Pikes Peak

    Watch Dumas and the VW Prototype climb the legendary Pikes Peak! As we covered in our previous news article, the VW I.D. R smashed last month the Pikes Peak record by about 18 seconds, impressing with the capabilities of the sleek looking prototype over the 12 miles long (20 km) track...
  16. Davide Nativo

    A Self-Driving Vehicle is about to Race at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

    This year, Goodwood Festival of Speed weekend (12-15 July) will surely be remembered for something unique: the debut of Robocar and the first ever attempt of a self-driving vehicle at the classic hillclimb. The car is equipped with four electric motors, each producing 135 kW. Weight comes in...
  17. Davide Nativo

    Volkswagen 'Shocks' its Competitors

    Wolfsburg takes over Pikes Peak, and it does so in spectacular fashion! Attendees at this year's Pikes Peak International Hillclimb (aka Race To The Clouds) were in for a treat as Volkswagen marked it's re-entry to the event by smashing the run record. The astonishing I.D. R, powered by two...
  18. Paul Jeffrey

    2018/19 Formula E Nissan Revealed at Geneva Motor Show

    Nissan reveal concept livery for debut Formula E season at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show. Formula E is nothing if not an opinion dividing racing series but one thing is for sure, manufacturers are jumping onto the electric racing bandwagon at a hefty pace, the latest of which is Nissan who...
  19. Paul Jeffrey

    New E-TCR Cupra e-Racer Revealed

    The first images of the new electric touring car racer from SEAT Sport, the Cupra e-Racer has been revealed ahead of the new series debut next year. Designed under the brand new E TCR regulations, an electric off shoot of the popular TCR rule set devised by former World Touring Car Championship...
  20. Paul Jeffrey

    World RX: More Electric Powertrain Details Revealed

    More details emerge of new electrification proposal of the 2020 FIA World Rallycross Championship. Thanks to the submission of a Invitation to Tender (ITT) document from the governing body of world motorsport, further details are emerging around the often criticised move towards electric...