Lots of changes in Formula E

The musical chairs in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship has started.

It’s not for the current season, but for the upcoming Season 7, where there will changes at several teams.

James Calado will no longer race for Panasonic Jaguar Racing, but will be replaced by his countryman Sam Bird.

Bird leaves Envision Virgin Racing, after doing all 6 Formula E seasons for the outfit.

Bird will race together with Mitch Evans, who remains at the team for another season.

Nick Cassidy
Photo: Envision Virgin Racing

Virgin has already found a replacement for the Brit.

Nick Cassidy will take over the race seat. The 25-year old New Zealander tested for the team earlier this year during the Rookie test, where he was fastest of all the drivers.

Season 7 of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship starts on 16 January in Santiago, Chile.

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