Formula E has already begun! First race in China full of struggle and excitement and big crash on the last lap included that decided the victory in favor of Lucas di Grassi.
Nicolas Prost was leading the race on the last lap when Nick Heidfeld, that he had come after the pit stop, pressed to pass him taking his slipstream, Prost closed and causing him a spectacular crash that damaged both cars. Heidfeld literally flew over a piano and went for a ride bell, fortunately without serious consequences for him.
Just get out of the cars both drivers discussed. The German movement upbraided his fellow Rebellion Racing on the track itself, but things changed later. Through Twitter Nicolas apologies if, ensuring that the had seen Heidfeld.
“I feel bad for the accident and after seeing the video I understand it is my responsibility. Just did not see, I feel very bad. The most important thing is that my friend Nick Heidfeld is well. Sorry again Nick, know I would never do that…”
Heidfeld, minutes after, thanked Nicolas message and reminded him that next week to fight back, This time together with Rebellion, en Austin, Resistance in the World. Looking ahead to the next race of the Formula E, Prost lose ten places on the starting grid.
The differences have been minimal among all drivers (about 1 second) due to the equality of the mechanical. Just mechanical problems in the car of Takuma Sato and complicated overtaking. You can tell that this category has started well and has left a good impression after the first test. hope to continue the show in the following “e-Prix” in Malaysia.