Mouser Electronics is ready to applaud the DRAGON / PENSKE AUTOSPORT Formula E team as it heads to the German capital Berlin for the seventh and eighth rounds of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship 2021-22 on May 14 and 15.
The all-electric racing event, which lasted over the weekend, will take place at the historic Tempelhof Airport. The large apron-style track layout is sure to give fans extra excitement, as pilots will race in the traditional counter-clockwise direction on Saturday and then move on to a rare clockwise race on Sunday, providing a whole new challenge for the second race. Sergio Sete Camara will pilot car No. 7 Penske EV-5, while Antonio Giovinazzi will drive car No. 99 at the E-Prix in Berlin.
Since 2015, Mouser and the valuable manufacturer Molex have been proud partners of the DRAGON / PENSKE AUTOSPORT team. They are joined by TTI, Inc. for the 2021-22 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship. and KYOCERA AVX.
The Formula E series includes cars that are powered only by electricity and represent a vision for the future of the motorsport industry, serving as a framework for research and development around zero-emission cars. Gen2 cars offer a huge step forward in technology for racing with electric vehicles, with a maximum power of 250 kW and speeds up to 280 km / h.
Formula E and the FIA unveiled the new Gen3 cars last week’s Monaco E-Prix. The Gen3 cars, which are set to debut in the 2022-2023 season, bring together leading technologies to focus on bringing together sustainability and high performance. With a top speed of over 322 km / h and new front and rear-wheel drive with a combined power of 600 kW, the next-generation car promises an even more exciting spectacle in Season 9.
Racing is about speed and endurance, and racing partnerships are an innovative way for Mouser to communicate its performance-based business model and promote the latest technologies from its partner makers.
Fans can vote for Sette Câmara and Giovinazzi in FANBOOST, which allows fans to play an active role in influencing the outcome of the competition. FANBOOST gives fans the opportunity to vote for their favorite pilot and give them an extra boost of power during the race. The five drivers with the most FANBOOST votes receive a significant surge of power, which they can deploy in a 5-second window in the second half of the race. FANBOOST voting for the Berlin E-Prix starts on May 11 and is available up to 15 minutes after the race.
To learn more about Formula E, visit https://www.mouser.com/formula-e/.
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