Formula E race is unprecedented in the world. Its goal is to spread innovations for sustainable driving and arrived in South America in Uruguay on December 13, 2014. The championship is based only on electric cars, and the competition had a street circuit in Punta del Este, where the public had the opportunity to see a unique spectacle.
This new way of racing in commitment to the environment finds a perfect ally in Michelin, which is in line with the values of the Formual E and owns the necessary technology to provide tires that this demanding competition requires. So Formula E will be the world's first racing championship with zero carbon emissions.
In the search for sustainable tires, Michelin engineers developed the MICHELIN Pilot Sport EV, allowing a new opportunity for progress in mass production of tires, based on lessons learned on the tracks. In this point of view, it is a revolutionary tire, capable of performances never seen before