Team driver Mercedes, Stoffel Vandoorne, won the fourth race of the Formula E 2021 championship season in Rome on Sunday. After 45 minutes and one lap, Belgian won before Alexander Sims (Mahindra) in Pascal Wehrlein (Porsche), who finished second and third.
Wehrlein he found himself on the podium due to the penalty of the third-place finisher Normana Nata (Venturi), who consumed too much energy at the end of the race. He was fourth Edoardo Mortara (Venturi), followed by him Maximilian Günther (BMW and Andretti), Mitch Evans (Jaguar), title defender Antonio Felix da Costa (DS Techeetah), Sebastien Buemi (Nissan e.dams), Tom blomqvist (Nio) in Nico Müller (Dragon-Penske).
Sam bird (Jaguar) in Nyck de Vries (Mercedes), who held first and third place in the drivers' standings before the race, collided with each other in the last lap and, like the runner-up, Robin Frijns (Virgin) left without points. Bird in Jaguar they nevertheless defended the lead on the ladder.
For a former team racer McLaren in F1 it was the second win in Formula E, for Mercedes and third overall and already second in the 2021 season. He leads the overall standings after four races Bird with 43 points ahead of his teammate Evans (39) in Freins (34). In the team standings, Jaguar is well ahead with 82 points Mercedes (64) in DS Techeetahom (46).
Priority Formula E continues in two weeks (April 24 and 25) with the premiere race at the racetrack Ricardo Tormo v Valencia. The third stop of the 2021 season will again be a double event with races on Saturday and Sunday.