The Formula-E race car with two planes was shown on videoMarch 31, 2018
Behind the wheel of the car was the Belgian racer Jerome D’Ambrosio, serving in the Formula-E for the Dragon Racing team
The company Qatar Airways decided to arrange an unusual race between the electric car of the Formula-E under the name Spark SRT_01E and two passenger liners Boeing 787 Dreamliner and Airbus A350. The race took place on the territory of the international airport Hamad, which is located in the capital of Qatar – the city of Doha.
Behind the wheel of the car was the Belgian racer Jerome D’Ambrosio, serving in the Formula-E for the Dragon Racing team. Power Spark SRT_01E is 270 horsepower. The car weighs 868 kg and accelerates to the first hundred in three seconds.
Formula E is an auto racing class that was founded in 2012. Electric vehicles with open wheels participate in the competition. As the organizers of the competition say, races bolides help in the development of electric vehicles and the popularization of electric cars in the world.
Earlier it was reported that over the next few years, the championship of electric cars will join a number of major automakers. So, factory teams for participation in Formula E are going to create companies Nissan, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche.
Start your engine, ready, set, GO! Watch the thrilling race between a #QatarAirways @Airbus A350, a @BoeingAirplanes 787 Dreamliner and an ABB @FIAFormulaE race car. @thereal_JDA Who will win? #ABBFormulaE #QatarA350 #Qatar787 @HIAQatar pic.twitter.com/Awp4S80vTB
— Qatar Airways (@qatarairways) 29 березня 2018 р.