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Michelin Keys to the Race: Rome

Get all the useful information ahead of this weekend’s second Rome E-Prix…

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The ABB FIA Formula E Championship’s European leg kicks off with the second Rome E-Prix for Round Seven of the 2018-19 season this weekend.

Check out all of the practical information for the event in the Michelin Keys to the Race.

Michelin Keys to the Race:

Race: GEOX Rome E-Prix

Track: Circuto Cittadino dell’EUR

Length: 1.77 miles

Entries: 20 drivers from ten teams

Friday, April 12 (all times local):
2:00-2.20 p.m. — Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY Shakedown
3:30-4.00 p.m. — Formula E Shakedown
4:30-5:10 p.m. — Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY Free Practice

Saturday, April 13:
7:30-8:15 a.m. — Formula E Free Practice 1
8:35-9:05 a.m. — Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY Qualifying
10-10:30 a.m. — Free Practice 2
11:45 a.m. – 12:50 p.m. — Formula E Qualifying
2-2:35 p.m. — Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY Race
4 p.m. — Formula E Race (45 mins + 1 lap)

Previous Winners: 2018 – Sam Bird, DS Virgin Racing

Fastest Race Lap: Daniel Abt, Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler, 1:37.910

Previous Polesitter: Felix Rosenqvist, Mahindra Racing, 1:36.311

Driver Insight: “The Rome track is a great challenge. The section from Turn 2 down the hill and then the two left hand corners at T5 and T6 is very plessurable and I think will be mega in the Gen 2 Audi.” – Sam Bird

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Tires: Michelin Pilot Sport EV2 all-weather tires

Weather: Showers, partly cloudy, 70 percent chance of rain


USA: all times EDT
Free Practice 1 – Sat. 2.25 a.m. Fox Sports Go
Free Practice 2 – Sat. 4.55 a.m. Fox Sports Go
Qualifying – Sat. 8.30 a.m. Fox Sports Go / Fox Sports Racing / Caffeine
Race – Sat. 9.30 a.m Fox Sports Go /Fox Sports Racing / Caffeine

UK: all times BST
Free Practice 1 – Sat. 6:15 a.m. BT Sport ESPN
Free Practice 2 – Sat. 8:45 a.m. BT Sport ESPN
Qualifying – Sat. 10.30 a.m BT Sport Extra 2 / Eurosport 1
Race – Sat. 13.30 a.m Eurosport 1 / QUEST / BBC Website and iPlayer

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