What drives us.

By engaging in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship, we’re not only being part of an electrifiying racing series but also a part of urban culture around the globe. We seek for points on the track as well driving sustainable change, creating an initial spark for innovation and contribute to a better life for all within the city.

Ian James, Nyck de Vries and Stoffel Vandoorne standing in front the race car while laughing

We drive sustainable change in motorsport.

Following our debut season in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, the we have achieved three-star status in the FIA’s environmental certification programme.

Ian James: “The work towards building a more sustainable team doesn’t end with having achieved this three-star status; we are committed to follow this path in 2021 and beyond, implementing ideas that make a difference”

the mercedes-benz eq silver arrow 02 leaving the pitlane

Season kick off with official testing in Valencia.

509 laps, some 1,597 kms: The preparations by the team for Season 7 reach final stage with official testing in Valencia.


Ian James, Nyck de Vries and Stoffel Vandoorne standing in front of a white wall

The Team opt for continuity in Season 7.

Nyck de Vries and Stoffel Vandoorne will be starting for the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team in Season 7 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship.

Ian James: “They both turned in strong performances, gained valuable experience with the team and showed that they have the right skill sets for Formula E”

Mercedes-Benz EQ Silver Arrow 01 Black Livery

We join the call for diversity.

“We have always spoken out clearly against racism and all forms of discrimination, as they do not have a place in our team, in our sport or in our society”, says Ian James.

We will contest the season’s last six races with an all-black base livery. The slogan ‘End Racism’ will be prominently displayed on the halos of the cars driven by Stoffel  and Nyck.

Nyck De Vries testing the EQC in Varano
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Nyck´s Test Drive.

A cockpit no one ever wants to leave. Watch as Nyck takes the Mercedes-Benz EQC for a spin around the racetrack as the team warms up for the big ABB FIA Formula E season finale.


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