How Formula E is a “real-world testbed” for EV technology

New York City may have seen the best installment yet of the Formula E electric racing series, on the streets of Red Hook, Brooklyn, this past Sunday. During an exciting hour of racing, DS Techeetah driver Antonio Felix da Costa held off Mercedes’s (MBG.DE) Stoffel Vandoorne for most of the race, with a hard-charging Mitch Evans of Jaguar TCS Racing finishing third as he worked his way up the field of closely matched competitors.

Despite an exciting race here in New York City — the fifth time the series has come to the East Coast — the sport at large