Formula E continues to make the headlines and enters another prestigious team for the 2014/2015 Championship.
The penultimate Formula E team has been announced, Virgin is the ninth team out of ten, Virgin Racing Formula E will be based in the UK and directed by Alex Tai, this commitment is in line with their pioneer positioning from underwater expedition to space.
“The drive to develop new technology appeals to Virgin, which has always been a pioneering organisation. I’ve been fortunate to have been involved in a number of such activities over years, from the Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer to Virgin Galactic activities that push technological and human boundaries and capture people’s imagination.”
Note that this commitment of Virgin is the first of a series of reveals that will happen next year ...
“We have hugely exciting plans and over the next nine months will be revealing new parts to our story on a regular basis, so I’d ask fans and the commercial world alike to ‘watch this space.”
Final calendar of the Formula E 2014/2015 Championship