21 Mar 2017
It has been confirmed that DS Automobiles is to be listed as an official Formula E manufacturer from the all-electric single-seater championship’s fifth season (2018/2019) following approval by the FIA (Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile) of DS Automobile’s submission. This long-term commitment will boost DS’s expertise in the realm of electric vehicle technology and speed up the electrification of its road car range, a process that has already started with the DS 7 CROSSBACK and its plug-in hybrid petrol drivetrain.
14 Feb 2017
• Within the framework of the global agreement renewed until 2021 between Total and the PSA group, Total will support DS Performance in its commitment to the FIA Formula E Championship. • A direct beneficiary of Total’s experience will be the DSV-02, the all-electric single-seater racing car designed by DS Performance. • This partnership focuses on the development of dedicated products, lubricants and fluids allowing to improve the car’s efficiency in terms of power, as well as reducing the quantity of energy it consumes.