Audi Formula E: e-tron FE06 livery revealed ahead of season six

Audi's livery for the 2019-20 Formula E season has been unveiled

Audi e-tron FE06

Like new rival Mercedes, Audi chose the Frankfurt Motor Show to publicly unveil the livery for its Formula E season six (2019-20) challenger, dubbed the e-tron FE06.

Audi is retaining drivers Daniel Abt and 2016-17 champion Lucas di Grassi for the coming season, which kicks off on November 22-23 in Ad Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.

The brand has tweaked its Formula E livery slightly compared to previous seasons; it now makes prominent use of a shade of orange also offered on the Audi e-tron electric SUV road car.

Commenting on the design, Abt said: "I’ve been keeping track of the visual development over the last few weeks and think the result is brilliant – the car simply looks aggressive and fast.”

His team-mate di Grassi added: “The fans are going to immediately recognise our car from the grandstands or on television. Each livery in the five seasons has had its own unique character, but the FE06 is my favourite."

The Audi e-tron FE06 has already undertaken private testing, and the team will travel to Valencia in Spain in October for the series' official pre-season test session, attended by the entire grid.

Audi, which has been involved in Formula E for its entire five-season run thus far, will be joined by fellow German brands Mercedes and Porsche this season. Other manufacturers present on the grid include BMW, Nissan, DS, Jaguar, Nio and Mahindra.

Recommended

Audi Activesphere concept previews luxury off-road EV coupe
Audi Activesphere concept
News

Audi Activesphere concept previews luxury off-road EV coupe

19 Aug 2022
Audi Urbansphere concept car previews autonomous electric future
Audi Urbansphere
Audi

Audi Urbansphere concept car previews autonomous electric future

19 Apr 2022
New Audi A6 Avant e-tron electric estate car concept unveiled
Audi A6 Avant e-tron electric estate car concept
Audi

New Audi A6 Avant e-tron electric estate car concept unveiled

16 Mar 2022
Audi Q4 e-tron updated for 2022 with faster charging and improved connectivity
Audi Q4 e-tron
Audi

Audi Q4 e-tron updated for 2022 with faster charging and improved connectivity

3 Mar 2022

Most Popular

SAIC Maxus Mifa 9 eight-seater electric MPV goes on sale in Europe
SAIC Maxus Mifa 9 MPV
News

SAIC Maxus Mifa 9 eight-seater electric MPV goes on sale in Europe

The electric MPV will come to the UK, offering a range of 323 miles and choice of seven or eight seats
21 Sep 2022
Complete guide to the Gridserve (formerly Ecotricity) Electric Highway charging network
Gridserve charging hub
Your questions answered

Complete guide to the Gridserve (formerly Ecotricity) Electric Highway charging network

Need to charge your electric vehicle on the Gridserve Electric Highway network? Here's how it works, how much it costs and how to pay
29 Sep 2022
Top 10 best seven-seater electric and hybrid cars 2022
Best seven-seater electric and hybrids
Best cars

Top 10 best seven-seater electric and hybrid cars 2022

If the regular crop of electrified SUVs and family cars don’t provide enough practicality for you, then take a closer look at the range of electric an…
12 Sep 2022