29th May 2015 – 12:39 clock
Andretti is one of eight producers in the second formula be -E-season
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(Motorsport-Total.com) – Season two of Formula E is getting closer and so slowly proceed the development work ahead the teams. The Abt team should already be well on the way, and the Andretti team are positive headlines from itself. The development is in full swing, they say, and the Americans want to set up wider in the future in this area, rather than being just a race team.
In the development of drive units now if one is therefore the racing team solve and act independently, as Andretti Formula E-team boss Roger Griffiths against ‘motorsport.com’ confirmed. Because every manufacturer has to offer its technology at a reasonable price by the regulations. “It’s best if you do that, without the racing team to involve,” he says.
“This will allow the new company also to do other things outside of the formula E ‘, he sees another advantage in the spin-off. Currently we have been developing various aspects of the drive unit together with partners and thus located in the schedule: “. The design is available, and the production is now underway in the coming month we will go out on the track,” says Griffiths
Even now he announces that the technology could provide surprises: “Our technology is differ slightly, and I think the FIA is delighted as we are addressed. There are some aspects which are fairly conventional, and there are aspects that are quite unique. I think we have the right mix ” so the Andretti team boss.
So far, we’ve all made as an independent company, but according to Griffiths have also spoken with several manufacturers in Japan, Europe and the US on cooperation. “If a manufacturer for a way towards us, then we will of course look at it, because it would be good for the E long-term stability and the future of the formula.”
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