Mercedes-Benz for the first time participate in the races of Formula E in 2019
The company Mercedes-Benz announced its intention to participate in the tournament racing electric Formula E season of 2019-2020. To focus on this task, the German automaker will cease to participate in another competition — the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM). Over 18 years of performances in the DTM, Mercedes-Benz managed to win lots of prizes — personal, team and awarded to the manufacturer.
Earlier, the desire to compete on the tracks of Formula E expressed, Jaguar, BMW and Audi. Incidentally, the latter also donated for Formula E participation in another championship — the FIA World Endurance Championship, including the 24-hour race Le Mans.
Participation in the competition Formula E gives manufacturers the opportunity to try in extreme conditions, new technical solutions and components of electric vehicles, as well as to show their achievements to the public.