DS Techeetah’s António Félix da Costa has won the 2019/20 Formula E championship after completing Round 9 in 2nd place. His teammate Jean-Éric Vergne won the race (the fourth of six in Berlin) to help DS Techeetah wrap-up the Teams’ championship as well.
· Da Costa wins the Formula E championship with two races to spare
· Round 9 win elevates Vergne to 2nd in the championship
· Lynn bags his first points finish for Mahindra Racing
Vergne scores his first win of the season
DS Techeetah made clever use of strategy, swapping its drivers’ positions twice to fend off the threat from Nissan.
While running 1st and 2nd, Vergne and da Costa were unable to really pull away from the Nissan duo of Oliver Rowland and Sébastien Buemi. Crucially, the DS Techeetah cars were also running with one percent less usable energy…