Holding the title in the electric competition, the French brand wants to continue to beat the pawn to the giants.
Formula 1 has been the preserve of Mercedes for several years, leaving nothing but crumbs for its competitors. Incredibly, despite only seeing the light of day in 2015, DS Automobiles is poised to achieve the same type of performance in Formula E (FE), its electric equivalent. The young brand, created under the aegis of the PSA group which recently became Stellantis – after its merger on January 16 with the Fiat Chrysler group -, thus remains on a dream square: manufacturer titles in 2019 and 2020, driver titles also these two years there with first the French Jean-Éric Vergne, then the Portuguese Antonio Félix da Costa.
A beginning of hegemony that Xavier Mestelan Pinon, the current director of DS Performance (the manufacturer’s sports branch), enjoys, who will leave his place next April to Thomas Chevaucher: “Keeping this title is a great satisfaction because it crowned the immense investment of the whole team., he confided to Figaro end of 2020. The arrival
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