Audi to become involved in Formula E
- Extension of Audi Sport’s partnership with Team ABT Schaeffler
- Planned: Formula E inclusion in factory motorsport program starting in 2017/18
Audi is going to intensify its future commitment in the world’s first racing series for fully electric race cars. Starting in the 2016/2017 season that opens in Hong Kong on October 9, Audi will increase its involvement in Formula E Team ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport. In addition, it is planned to incorporate Formula E into a factory-backed motorsport program as of the 2017/2018 season.