DS presents its powertrain for the Formula E 2018-19

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DS Performance found in Virgin Racing as the best partner to
you land on the Formula And after seeing the success of his first season. Without
however, the French manufacturer PSA Group wants to go a step further and so
it demonstrates your commitment to the future in the event of cars electrical
FIA. In fact, DS Performance has registered its powertrain ahead of the season
2018-19
of the Formula E, thus giving continuity to the work they have done during a
the last two years with the development of the power units of the
DSV-01 and DSV-02.

In statements to ‘Autosport‘, Xavier Mestelan Pinon,
Director of DS Performance, she recognized the step as given by the manufacturer gaul:
“in the face Of the ‘Season Five’ we have taken the decision to submit the
documentation for apply to be an official manufacturer in the Formula E. We are
hoping that the FIA will confirm us this point, it should arrive soon. We want to
be one of the manufacturers of the category for the fifth, sixth and seventh
season. For us at the end is a great difference because in the
currently decisions are made by our partners Virgin Racing. We are a
mark young
and we only two years in competition, and that this is something
important”.

pending the decision of the FIA and of a possible
inclusion in the Technical Working Group from Formula E, DS Performance since
have ready all the elements of its powertrain of the season 2017-18
. The aim of the French brand
it is to be able to test this new power unit the week after the ePrix of
Mexico city, Mexico. In this aspect, DS Performance has failed to take the
front since Renault and Jaguar have already begun testing components of the
‘Season Four’
, while Audi and Mahindra also have tests planned
before the manufacturer’s own PSA Group.