Updated: January 24th, 2019

The new Gen2 Formula E race car shows off the rapid speed of technological advancement in electric vehicles.

The fifth season of Formula E racing is off to a bold start with a dazzling new vehicle. The Gen2 car made its debut on December 15, 2018, at the kick-off race in Saudi Arabia, showing off its dramatic new body style and demonstrating the powerful capabilities of the new electronics package inside. Its capabilities blow away those of its impressive predecessor, the Gen1 Spark Renault SRT 01E, a testament to the rapid rate of technical innovation we are witnessing in the EV space.