The Formula E in Paris 2019: the auto racing championship back in the Invalides

Published by Elodie D. · Published on 1 April 2019 at 17h20 · Updated on 1 April 2019 at 17h24
Formula E, the auto racing using only electric-powered cars, is in Paris on Saturday April 27, 2019 and always at the Invalides. This year, 11 teams face off one another for the e-Prix de Paris featuring 100% electric-powered single-seaters in a 1.93-km tour including 14 turns!

ABB FIA Formula E is the auto racing championship using open-wheel and only electric-powered cars, in other words a championship more ecological than formula 1 where automakers battle each other across electric technologies. And good news, the championship stops by Paris on Friday April 26 and Saturday 27, 2019 in the wonderful Invalides area!

The e-Prix 2019 race covers 1.93 km and includes 14 turns around the avenues set all around the Hôtel des Invalides, exceptionally closed to the usual traffic that day. You can attend the race for free and only  apart of the circuit but the view is very limited. To enjoy the race, seats in bleachers are available starting this November and have many assets such as the tour of the stands earlier that day, but tickets are already sold out for this year.

For the season 2018-2019 (the 4th season), the Formula E championship makes 11 teams and 22 of the world's best drivers face off with 13 legs and 250kW max single-seaters. They have to be able to speed up from 0 to 100kmh (0-62 mph) in 3 seconds with 18-inch Michelin tires for dry and humid conditions.

For the Paris E-Prix, you'll have to follow French-Chinese team DS Techeetah member and current winner French Jean-Eric Vergne, and BMW I leader Andretti Motorsport.

Paris E-Prix 2019 menu:

Friday April 26, 2019:

  • Opening of the Allianz e-Village with race on simulators, signing sessions and discovery of the latest electric-powered technologies.

Saturday April 27, 2019:

  • 7:15 a.m.: Opening of the e-Village

  • 7:30 a.m.: Free practice 1

  • 9:15 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.: La Piste aux Parisiens
  • After signing up on line, come and try the e-Prix circuit with your bike, skateboard, scooter and even your solo wheel... There will even be a prize for the best customized electric machine, the most electric outfit and the best outfit of any sort!

  • 9:15 a.m.: Tour of the stands (for bleacher-ticket holders)

  • 10:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.: Free practice 2

  • 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Qualifications

  • 12:30 p.m. - 1 p.m.: Super pole

  • 2 p.m.: I-PACE E-TROPHY departure (25' + 1 lap)
    This year, in addition of the Paris e-Price of Formula E, Paris welcomes the Jaguar I-Pace e Trophy, the first international race of electric-powered series-produced cars.

  • 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.: Signing sessions in the E-Village

  • 3 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.: Drivers parade

  • 3:30 p.m.: Grid Procedure

  • 4:03 p.m.: PARIS E-PRIX 2019 Race

  • 5 p.m.: Award ceremony

  • 8 p.m.: E-Village doors closing

With or without a ticket Paris e-Prix is a super occasion to discover the latest technologies developed by automakers in the Allianz E-Village: run discover the new Porsche, Audi, BMW, Jaguar electric and hybrid vehicles in the Drive Zone, face off drivers in the simulators, a souvenir store and new this year, you can take a picture wearing driver gear next to Lucas Di Grassi (or in an electric single-seater) to protest against air pollution.

So, are you ready for the Paris e-Prix 2019?

Contests

L'organisateur offre 2x2 places pour la course de Formula E qui se déroulera le 27 avril 2019 à Paris.

Answer the question and if it's right you can access the area devoted to registrations (tickets given by the organizers subjected go availability). Don't hesitate to share your interest in the comment box below.
Quiz completed. See the correct answers and the list of winners below.

Qui a remporté le championnat par équipe la saison dernière (2017-18) ?

About the contest: Contest starts on: 01/04/2019 - Contest ends on: 14/04/2019

Winners

charlem
charlem
Marion95
Marion95

Practical information

Opening Time
On 27 April 2019
From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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    Location

    Esplanade Des Invalides
    75007 Paris 7

    Prices
    accès libre: Free
    tarif jeune: 27,5 €
    places tribune: 55 €

    Official website
    info.fiaformulae.com

    More informations
    Payant pour des places assises en tribunes
    Accès gratuit en bord de piste (vue limitée)

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