News Details

Formula E boss: "We have exclusive rights until 2039"

After Jean-Eric Vergne's earlier comments about a potential merger with Formula 1, Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag has come out to explain FE has exclusive rights from the FIA to electric motor racing for the next two decades. The idea of having Formula 1 also be fully electric in the future has been floated around a few times by the likes of Ross Brawn, but Agag was quick to burst that bubble, at least for the coming two decades. "Ross said that Formula 1 could go electric in 10 years – and basically, they can’t," the Spaniard told Motorsport.com. "Formula E has an exclusive licence with the FIA for 25 seasons, and we’ve only done four. So the...
Full Story »
2y ago from GPBlog.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mahindra Racing confirms Sergey Sirotkin for Marrakesh...

Mahindra Racing has confirmed that former Formula 1 driver Sergey...
2y ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Vergne is open to Formula 1 and Formula E merger

Jean-Eric Vergne is in a better position than most to draw the...
2y ago from GPBlog.com

Kubica turned down offer from Ferrari

Robert Kubica has revealed that it was 'not easy' to turn down a...
2y ago from GPBlog.com

Formula E and Formula one will eventually merge –...

Formula E continues to shape up as a major single seater series of the...
2y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

LCR Honda commits to further five years in MotoGP

LCR has become the third MotoGP squad to pledge its continued presence in...
22h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Honda satellite LCR team commits to MotoGP for five...

The satellite LCR squad has announced it will remain in MotoGP through to...
23h ago from AutoSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Ed Jones returns to IndyCar with Dale Coyne Racing...

Ed Jones will return to the IndyCar series for the full 2021 season after...
18h ago from AutoSport.com

Jones reunites with Dale Coyne for 2021 IndyCar return

Dale Coyne Racing has confirmed it will reunite with former driver Ed...
17h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ogier claims record eighth Rallye Monte Carlo win

Sébastien Ogier celebrated his 50th world rally win and a record eighth...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Ronaldo’s verdict on Odegaard after loan move to...

Cristiano Ronaldo has already given his verdict on Martin Odegaard as he...
53m ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal plan Real Madrid double deal transfer talks...

Arsenal have landed Martin Odegaard on loan from Real Madrid until the end...
33m ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal have two Martin Odegaard issues Mikel Arteta...

Martin Odegaard has completed his loan move to Arsenal from Real Madrid.
2h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal transfer chief Edu and Mikel Arteta backed to...

Arsenal are backed to make a double signing in the summer.
1h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

F1 Social Stint | Vettel causes a stir with new hairstyle

It's time for winter break and that means drivers... Read More »
13h ago from GPBlog.com

Team boss Adrian Campos dies aged 60

Former F1 driver and Campos Racing founder Adrian... Read More »
43m ago from F1i.com

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.