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  1. Buemi to miss WEC Prologue for Mexico Formula ERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    Formula E champion Sebastien Buemi has been given clearance from Toyota to skip the World Endurance Championship Prologue and contest the Mexico ePrix. Buemi will arrive in Mexico City early on race day morning, which means he will have to sign on late and miss the drivers' briefing and He told's sister title Autosport: "Toyota don't want to block me if there is a solution - it's a normal test day and not a must to be there.


  2. Gutierrez will challenge for Formula E title - AgagRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 |

    Ex-F1 driver Esteban Gutierrez will challenge for the Formula E title in season four, predicts series boss Alejandro Agag. It was announced at the start of the week that Gutierrez, dropped by the Haas F1 squad for 2017, will make his Formula E debut this season, with a yet-to-be finalised programme that will include his home race in Mexico City and July's New York double-header.


  3. $1 Million on the Line in Formula E's Inaugural eRace This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Automobile Magazine

    ... E.Dams squad holds the teams' championship lead, as well as the drivers' championship lead with ex-F1 racer Sebastien Buemi. Both of E.Dams' leads are nearly double the points of second place ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport and the driver Lucas Di Grassi. ...


  4. Momentum gathers for Zurich Formula E raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 |

    ... Trulli. Formula E has had four Swiss drivers compete in its three season history, including current champion Sebastien Buemi. Former Andretti driver Simona De Silvestro demonstrated a Formula E car on the streets of Geneva in 2015. ...


  5. Kobayashi could combine WEC and Formula E in futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 25 |

    Toyota WEC driver Kamui Kobayashi has expressed an interest in racing in Formula E in the future, and says the series is something he could fit in around his existing commitments. Two of Kobayashi's 2016 teammates - Sebastien Buemi and Stephane Sarrazin - combine racing for Toyota in WEC with a programme in Formula E. It's a path the ex-Sauber and Caterham F1 driver has expressed an interest in emulating, owing to the increasing level of competition in the all-electric championship, which is set to have a Japanese round added to the schedule at some point down the line.


  6. The 2016 Awards, Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 24 |

    ... the battle reached its peak on the opening lap as Lucas di Grassi misjudged his braking and ploughed into Sebastien Buemi - leading to a game of fastest lap cat-and-mouse that ultimately swayed it in favour of the Swiss driver. NASCAR Cup - Whatever ...


  7. An electrifying year for SuperchargedRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 22 |

    The drivers in the electric car championship are taking a well-earned break in December and Supercharged is squeezing the brake pedal too. Over the last 12 months, we've followed the sun to Buenos Aires, Mexico City and Long Beach before flying to Europe to cover races in Paris, Berlin and London where Renault e.dams' Sebastien Buemi was crowned 2015/16 Formula E world champion, pipping ABT Schaeffler's Lucas di Grassi to the title in a dramatic final race.


  8. Di Grassi: Formula E getting too big for drivers to twin with WECRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 |

    ... New York Formula E double-header next July, but several of his rivals - including Formula E points leader Sebastien Buemi - will have to, barring any last-minute date changes. Speaking about the clash, di Grassi believes that the days of drivers ...


  9. Top Stories of 2016, #19: Buemi, di Grassi come to blows at BatterseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 |

    At #19 in our countdown of the 20 biggest motorsport stories of the year comes the denouement to Formula E's second season - the Battersea Park showdown between Sebastien Buemi and Lucas di Grassi. There was a very tasty rivalry brewing in Formula E last season.


  10. Conway to make Rolex 24 debut with Action ExpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 |

    Toyota WEC driver Mike Conway will make his debut in the Rolex 24 at Daytona next month with the Action Express Racing squad. The 33-year-old Englishman joins IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship regulars Dane Cameron and Eric Curran at the wheel of the #31 Whelen/Team Fox Cadillac DPi-V.R. Conway becomes the third of Toyota's 2016 WEC drivers to sign up for the Daytona race, following Stephane Sarrazin and Sebastien Buemi, who will both race for Rebellion Racing in the American endurance classic.


  11. Mahindra Debrief: Dream start, but more to come in tight manufacturers' battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 |

    Mahindra Racing's chief engineer Vinit Patel looks back at the team's performances in the opening two rounds of Formula E season and believes that there's more to come from the Indian squad as the fight in manufacturers' standings heats up. The team notched up podium finishes in Hong Kong and Marrakesh to sit tied in points with second placed ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport, in what is its best start to a season for Mahindra in Formula E. Both Nick Heidfeld and rookie Felix Rosenqvist have taken a podium each along with pole position for the Swede, showcasing the competitive M3Electro powertain in its fight with Renault, Audi and DS.


  12. Rebellion adds Sarrazin to Daytona 24 Hours line-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 |

    Rebellion Racing has announced that Stephane Sarrazin will join its star-studded line-up for the Rolex 24 at Daytona next month. Sarrazin joins fellow FIA WEC regulars Neel Jani, Nick Heidfeld and Sebastien Buemi in Rebellion's sole Oreca 07-Gibson for the famous American endurance event that takes place on January 28-29 2017.


  13. Formula E gets fan boost from pioneering explorer Bertrand PiccardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | CNN

    Formula E cars raced around the Central Harborfront in October with 2015/16 world champion, Sebastien Buemi coming out on top. Fans at the Hong Kong race greeted Buemi, Lucas di Grassi and Nick Heidfeld at the podium ceremony following the ePrix.


  14. Buemi still hopes clash between WEC and Formula E can be avoidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 |

    Sebastien Buemi says he is still holding out hope that the FIA will be able to resolve the clash between the Nurburgring WEC race and New York Formula E race. Buemi, who drives for Toyota in WEC and Renault e.dams in Formula E, is the most high-profile name of those affected if both the Nurburgring and New York events take place on July 16 next year, as planned.


  15. Rebellion Racing returns to IMSA competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 |

    ... Sebring 12 Hours, the Six Hours of the Glen and Petit Le Mans. Drivers will be Nick Heidfeld, Neel Jani and Sebastien Buemi and this trio will participate in the Road Before the 24 test at Daytona on Jan. 6-9. The full 2017 Rebellion Racing race ...


  16. Marrakech ePrix: Unstoppable Buemi wins againRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | CNN

    There was a first pole start for Formula E newcomer, Felix Rosenqvist but once again Sebastien Buemi showed why he's still the man to beat.


  17. Frustrating Finale for Toyota GAZOO RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | The Auto Channel

    TOKYO, Nov, 21 2016; Toyota GAZOO Racing experienced a disappointing end to the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship season in the 6 Hours of Bahrain. The #5 TS050 Hybrid of Anthony Davidson, Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima was the lead Toyota in fourth, just the third time this year that the team has missed out on the podium.


  18. Bahrain WEC: Audi signs off with victory, Porsche takes titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 |

    ... of the race. Toyota ended the year in disappointing fashion, with both of its cars a lap down. The #5 car of Sebastien Buemi, Anthony Davidson and Kazuki Nakajima came home ahead of the #6 car of Kamui Kobayashi, Mike Conway and Stephane Sarrazin, ...


  19. Renault boss says early wins crucial for Buemi title defenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 |

    Renault e.dams senior Team Manager Jean-Paul Driot says Sebastien Buemi's success in the Marrakesh ePrix will be vital to his and the team's chances of defending their Formula E titles. The co-founder of the French squad also believes that the Swiss driver executed the "perfect race" as he recovered from seventh on the grid to take his second victory in two races.


  20. Rosenqvist robbed of shot at Marrakesh win by software glitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 |

    Formula E rookie sensation Felix Rosenqvist announced himself as a potential race winner after a starring role in last weekend's Marrakesh ePrix. The Mahindra driver took pole position and lead the majority of the race, but was swamped in the second phase of the Moroccan event - first by Sebastien Buemi and then Sam Bird, who both pitted a lap later.