The surprising 'winner' from Formula E testing

The surprising 'winner' from Formula E testing

Getting a read on Formula E test pace is notoriously hard but examining the short and long-run data as well as 'simulated' races suggests one manufacturer has gone from being on the backfoot to holding an early advantage for 2019/20

The biggest-ever Formula E field came together at Valencia last week for the official pre-season test of the 2019/20 season. Motorsport giants Mercedes and Porsche are now among the FE ranks, as are four fresh faces on the driver front.

While the modified National layout at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo may not be the best representation of a city-centre FE track, it still gives some early hints. Autosport crunched the numbers and picked out the big storylines from a sunny week of group running in Spain.

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