ROME ePrix, Race I: Jean-Eric VERGNE wins TURBULENT race in ROME

After a serious accident in free practice, Jean-Eric Vergne managed to come together and win the first of two races in the Italian capital.

Team driver DS Techeetah is in Rome won the third race of the Formula E Championship season. The two-time champion had technical difficulties to deal with Lucas di Grassi, which ran out of drive five minutes before the end, which was confusing Stoffla Vandoorna, who lost control of the car while trying to avoid it and crashed into a safety fence, while his teammate also crashed into it. Nyck de Vries. The race ended behind a safety car because of all of the above.

That's it Jean-Eric Vergne after 45 minutes of racing and an extra lap he became the winner of the Roman ePrix. He came in second after the aforementioned chaos Sam bird, and on the third, his teammate at Jaguar, Mitch Evans. With this, Bird took the lead in the overall standings, and Jaguar increased the advantage over the pursuers in the overall standings: “What a crazy race. It was extremely slippery at first and it was very challenging to drive. I am very satisfied now, " he said after the race Vergne.

Za French the victory was the crown of an extremely turbulent day, as in the first free practice he got into a serious accident, which he caused Oliver Turvey, which is why Vergne missed the second free practice, but competed in the qualifiers and won fifth place. In the end, he drove the race without mistakes and took advantage of the mistakes of the racers who started in front of him and celebrated the victory.

Jean-Eric Vergne celebrated in the turbulent Roman Formula E race.

As already mentioned, it is currently in first place in the overall standings Sam bird (Jaguar) with 43 points ahead Freins (34 points) and de Vriesom (32). The next race in Rome will be tomorrow at 13 p.m.

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