With copiousness of manifest CO twine and a conspicuously splendid orange clothing that intensify a lines opposite a whole car: The Audi e-tron FE06 clearly appears even some-more assertive than a prototype in that Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi achieved a runner-up position for Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler in a hard-fought team’s championship final season. The entirely electric competition automobile will make a racing entrance in Ad Diriyah (Saudi Arabia) on Nov 22/23. Next week, motorsport fans will be means to see a FE06 during a Audi counter during a IAA (Hall 3).
“Compliments to a pattern group during Audi,” says a many successful German Formula E motorist Daniel Abt. “I’ve been gripping lane of a visible growth over a final few weeks and consider a outcome is shining – a automobile simply looks assertive and fast.” His teammate, Lucas di Grassi, is sure: “The fans are going to immediately recognize a automobile from a grandstands or on television. Each clothing in a 5 seasons has had a possess singular character, though a FE06 is my favourite. Now it’s adult to a whole group to also make it a success.”
While Audi followed new paths with a design, including a preference of a orange that takes cues from a tone palette in that a road-going Audi e-tron was formerly presented, a group relies on smoothness in all other respects: Abt and di Grassi, a many successful motorist pairing in a whole margin will start their sixth deteriorate together. The Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler group will also continue to rest on a long-standing partners: Besides record partner Schaeffler, who together with Audi is obliged for a growth of a powertrain, HYLA, ITK Engineering, a LGT Group, KUKA, MASCOT, Riello UPS and Würth Elektronik also sojourn on board.
The SONAX code is new to a team. The heading manufacturer of automobile caring products has been closely related to motorsport for decades and also upheld Daniel Abt during his still immature career. “We’re gay that a new section is being non-stop in a long-standing partnership with ABT and that we’ll be means to benefaction ourselves as a partner of a Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler group in Formula E in a future. The fascinating sourroundings of a array provides a code with good prospects of reaching even some-more intensity business worldwide,” says SONAX Head of Marketing Franz Fischer.
The report before a initial competition is tight: Following a complete private contrast proviso in Germany and Europe and a credentials of a dual competition cars during a subsequent few weeks, a group will transport to Valencia in a center of Oct for a central Formula E pre-season test, where all of a teams and drivers will accommodate for 3 days. At a commencement of November, a cars and apparatus will be installed to be airfreighted to Ad Diriyah.