BMW Motorsport will also have a factory team in the Formula E. If just a few days ago it was Audi Sport that confirmed his presence as a team official in the ‘Season Four’ of the championship power of the FIA, now is the brand of Munich which also gives this step. The procedure will be identical, as BMW Motorsport will take possession of the license of Andretti Autosport, with the team that has worked until now at the technical level. However, BMW delay this leap until the season 2018-19, a after that Audi, with the aim of do it to coincide with the first major technical change in the Formula E.
Since the beginning of the 2016 BMW Motorsport gave technical support to Andretti Autosport and I had to António Félix Da Costa, official pilot of the mark, within the team. However, will be starting the ‘Season Five’ when BMW to work as official manufacturer taking the reins of the project and develop by itself the new power train for the season 2018-19, something that was tendered in march. To this end, the German firm will premiere a new division within its department of sports that will be referred to as BMW i Motorsport. Will be focused on the competition electric.