ZF to develop suspension tech for Venturi Formula E team

LinkedIn +

ZF Friedrichshafen has entered into a long-term technology partnership with the Venturi Formula E team to compete in the FIA Formula E electric racing series. From the start of the 2016/17 season, ZF will provide Venturi with suspension technology and components, simulation and testing resources.

Under the partnership the two will design and develop a completely new driveline that encompasses electric motor, inverter and transmission, and a suspension system.

Gildo Pallanca Pastor, Venturi Formula E team owner, commented, “We are very proud to have gained ZF as our technology partner as we look to undertake this serious challenge to gain FIA Formula E honors.”

September 7, 2016

Share this story:

About Author


John joined UKi Media & Events in 2012 and has worked across a range of B2B titles within the company's automotive, marine and entertainment divisions. Currently editor of Automotive Testing Technology International, Crash Test Technology International and Electric & Hybrid Marine Technology International, John co-ordinates the day-the-day operations of each magazine, from commissioning and writing to editing and signing-off, as well managing web content. Aside from the magazines, John also serves as co-chairman of the annual Electric & Hybrid Marine Awards and can be found sniffing out stories throughout the halls of several of UKI's industry-leading expo events.

Comments are closed.