The Formula E electric car category passed through Buenos Aires to contest the fourth date of its 2015/2016 tournament at the Puerto Madero street circuit (the Englishman Sam Bird from DS Virgin Racing won). Here are some data on the performance of these vehicles.
2 CARS It uses each pilot per race because their batteries do not have enough autonomy to complete the stipulated 50 minutes. The category and teams are working towards a more efficient system in 2019.
2,9 SECONDS It takes Formula E to go from 0 to 100 km / h. For reference, Formula 1 does it in 2,5 seconds.
4 VERSIONS Gearboxes can be found in the category. The teams themselves have developed versions of one, two, three and four gears. The goal is to use power more efficiently.
80 DB The sound of a Formula E car is the same as that of a normal vehicle at 112 km / h.
220 KM / H The maximum speed that was achieved on the Puerto Madero street map.
225 HORSES The power available during the competition.
240 KM / H The maximum speed that these electric monoposts reach.
270 HORSES The power available during qualifying.
880 KILOS The weight of the vehicle with driver included.
RPM 17.500 It catches up with the powertrain developed by McLaren, which is currently used by the Andretti and Aguri teams.