Nissan: Nissan strengthens Formula E partnership with interest in e.dams

Posted on 12. Sep, 2018 by in Nissan Canada

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan has strengthened a partnership with e.dams by purchasing a interest in a championship-winning racing organization, brazen of Nissan’s entrance in a ABB FIA Formula E electric street-racing championship.

Nissan is fasten Formula E as a initial Japanese carmaker to attend in a innovative array and as a tellurian personality in electric cars, with some-more than 350,000 Nissan LEAF vehicles sold. Nissan’s Formula E module will uncover a new “performance side” of Nissan Intelligent Mobility – a company’s prophesy for changing how cars are powered, driven and integrated into society.

Based in Le Mans, France, and co-founded by group principal Jean-Paul Driot, a e.dams classification emerged from DAMS, a heading contender in European open-wheel and sports automobile foe for some-more than 30 years. In a prior partnership with Nissan’s fondness partner Renault, e.dams won a Team Championship in a initial 3 seasons of Formula E. It also binds annals for many wins and stick positions.

“For Nissan’s initial Formula E experience, it creates clarity to partner with e.dams and be means to pull on a organization’s knowledge of winning races and championships,” pronounced Roel de Vries, Nissan corporate clamp boss and tellurian conduct of selling and code strategy. “The turn of foe in Formula E will get even some-more heated for deteriorate five, with a series-mandated all-new automobile and powertrain. As partial of a joining to a partnership, Nissan has now purchased an tenure interest in a organization, and we’re vehement to work with Jean-Paul and his team.”

Said Driot: “With a new partner Nissan, we’re energetically available a new hurdles ahead. We’re really unapproachable of a story in Formula E, and we’re looking brazen to adding new pages to a series’ story books with a new partner and a new car.”

Nissan has strengthened a partnership with e.dams by purchasing a interest in a championship-winning racing organization, brazen of Nissan’s entrance in a ABB FIA Formula E electric street-racing championship. Pictured (left to right) are: Roel de Vries, Nissan corporate clamp boss and tellurian conduct of selling and code strategy; Jean-Paul Driot, e.dams owner and group principal; and Michael Carcamo, Nissan Global Motorsport Director.

Nissan and e.dams have begun contrast a all-new “Gen2” Formula E car, that provides some-more energy and operation and eliminates a need for a midrace automobile barter that was a underline of Formula E during a initial 4 seasons.

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Nissan took a subsequent step toward a entrance in a all-electric ABB FIA Formula E Championship by divulgence a judgment clothing during a Geneva Motor Show. In a video above, learn about a impulse behind Nissan’s Formula E judgment livery.

 

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