Porsche Commits to Powering Formula E’s GEN4 Era

    In a significant move, the iconic German marque Porsche has announced it will continue its participation in the FIA Formula E championship, committing to the series’ upcoming GEN4 era. As one of the most prominent and successful teams in the all-electric racing championship, Porsche’s unwavering dedication to the sport underscores its strategic importance in the brand’s electrification journey.

    Porsche, which has been an integral part of Formula E since 2019, is currently positioned second in both the Teams’ and Drivers’ standings, thanks to the impressive performances of driver Pascal Wehrlein. The team’s consistency this season has seen it emerge as a formidable force, with Wehrlein securing wins in Mexico City and Misano, while teammate Antonio Felix da Costa recently triumphed in Berlin.

    “Right from the outset, we regarded our Formula E commitment as long-term. The evolution of racing vehicles shows how much development potential there is in e-mobility. Going forward, we want to glean even more knowledge from Formula E that we can transfer to our road-going sports cars.”

    • Michael Steiner, Porsche Board Member for Research and Development

    Formula E CEO Jeff Dodds expressed his enthusiasm for Porsche’s renewed partnership, saying:

    “Their dedication to the highly anticipated GEN4 era not only pushes the boundaries of technology and performance but also sets a new standard for excellence in worldwide motorsport. With Porsche’s expertise and high-performance powertrains as one of the world’s most revered automotive manufacturers, this renewed partnership bolsters an exciting future for Formula E, filled with even more groundbreaking achievements and unforgettable racing moments.”

    As the series prepares for the thrilling GEN4 era, Porsche’s commitment to the championship underscores its unwavering focus on advancing electric mobility through the dynamic and competitive world of Formula E. With three wins already this season, the German marque will be aiming to build on its success and solidify its position as a leading contender for the championship title.

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