Frenchmen Jean Eric Vergne wins the 2016/17 Formula E Championship. He dedicated his victory to his friend Jules Bianchi who passed away 3 years ago because of a head injury and was in a coma. He died from injuries sustained while racing in the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix.
“I can’t believe it. What a crazy race. God, it feels good!” said an emotional Vergne. “Now just France to win tomorrow. Allez le bleu!” he screamed on the radio. With the Teams’ championship title still at stake, it’s not over yet for the Frenchman.
“This team has never let me down, so I would never let them down now,” he shouted down the radio”
|2||Lucas di Grassi||144|
|9||Nelson Piquet Jr.||51|
|15||António Félix da Costa||20|
|17||José María López||14|
|23||Ma Qing Hua||0|
The 2018/19 FIA Formula E championship gets underway on December 15 in the Saudi Arabian city of Riyadh.