DS Techeetah driver Jean-Eric Vergne celebrated first race win of the 2018/2019 ABB FIA Formula E Season at the Sanya E-Prix in China.


DS Techeetah driver Jean-Eric Vergne celebrated first race win of the 2018/2019 ABB FIA Formula E Season at the Sanya E-Prix in China last weekend.

After a thrilling start to DS Techeetah's home E-Prix, Jean-Eric who qualified second, made his move to take the lead and it kept all the way to the chequered flag with an extremely strong drive. Meanwhile, his team mate, Andre Lotterer who qualified in P7 made his way up the grid to finish in P4 in the closely contested race.

Commenting on the win, Jean-Eric said, "It was a pretty good race. Winning here in China as a Chinese team was something unbelievable, especially after the last three races that we had with no points. Now we need to just to keep on doing good work and have good races in the European half of the season."