The German automaker gives serious intentions to the FIA Formula E Championship to kick off in October. After Jaguar previously increased its involvement with the own team this year, it’s time to getting in the all-electric racing world series. And now Audi is launching the ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport in a big way facing the forthcoming 2016\2017 season.
Audi recently intended to take part in the championship last season with the Audi Sport Schaeffler Formula E Team. Entering the third Formula E season reveals how serious they are about all-electric cars, not to mention it would help the German automaker develop electric smart technologies for its road-going cars as well. So the fully-electric Schaeffler single-seater will flex muscles in Hong Kong competing with Jaguar, Faraday Future, Renault and other automakers.