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Formula E results

Formula E Rome E-Prix Round 1 Race Results

Techeetah's Jean-Eric Vergne has won the opening Formula E in Rome, finishing the race under Safety Car conditions after a late race crash eliminated Mercedes' Stoffel Vandoorne.

Jean-Eric Vergne has won the the first Rome ePrix, having been embroiled in a race long battle with Audi's Lucas Di Grassi.

However, a late race technical issue slowed Di Grassi and, as the Brazilian slowed, polesitter Stoffel Vandoorne crashed his Mercedes. The collision also caused teammate Nyck de Vries to be caught up in the melee, resulting in a Safety Car.

The race ended under Safety Car conditions, with Vergne as the winner of the chaotic race. The second Rome ePrix of the weekend will follow on Sunday.

You can read our full report here.


Position Driver Team
1 Jean-Eric Vergne DS Techeetah
2 Sam Bird Jaguar Racing
3 Mitch Evans Jaguar Racing
4 Robin Frijns Virgin Racing
5 Sebastien Buemi Nissan e.Dams
6 Rene Rast Audi Sport Abt
7 Pascal Wehrlein Porsche
8 Alex Lynn Mahindra
9 Max Guenther BMW I Andretti
10 Nick Cassidy Virgin Racing

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