Following the news that Nathanaël Berthon, Kuba Giermaziak and Ryo Hirakawa were added to the Formula E Drivers’ Club, the fully-electric racing series has selected another eight drivers. Also Marco Bonanomi (ITA), Adam Carroll (GBR), Dani Clos (ESP), Adrian Quaife-Hobbs (GBR), Jon Lancaster (GBR), Giorgio Pantano (ITA), Stéphane Sarrazin (FRA) and Andy Soucek (ESP), can look forward to test soon the electric Formula E car. The championship has now a total of 35 drivers in its special Drivers’ Club.

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Bonanomi, Carroll, Pantano, Sarrazin and Soucek are the more experienced drivers, having been successful in GT’s, A1GP, GP2 and Le Mans Series. The remaining drivers are young talents racing in top level motorsports and have recently been successful in series like GP2.

The recently announced drivers join a list of familiar names known from championships like Formula 1 and Indycar, like Jaime Alguersuari, Sébastien Bourdais, Karun Chandhok, Lucas di Grassi, Narain Karthikeyan, Christian Klien, Katherine Legge, Takuma Sato, Bruno Senna and Oriol Servia.

The FIA Formula E Championship hasn’t released an official statement yet, full details are expected to follow shortly.

FIA Formula E Championship – Drivers’ Club line-up (total = 35):

Daniel Abt (GER) – Confirmed to race for Audi Sport ABT Formula E Team
Christijan Albers (NLD)
Jaime Alguersuari (ESP)
Marco Andretti (USA)
Nathanaël Berthon (FRA)
Marco Bonanomi (ITA)
Sébastien Bourdais (FRA)
Alex Brundle (GBR)
Sebastien Buemi (CHE)
Adam Carroll (GBR)
Karun Chandhok (IND)
Dani Clos (ESP)
Ben Collins (GBR)
Conor Daly (USA)
Robert Doornbos (NLD)
Kuba Giermaziak (POL)
Lucas di Grassi (BRA) – Confirmed to race for Audi Sport ABT Formula E Team
John R. Hildebrand Jr. (USA)
Ryo Hirakawa (JAP)
Ma Qing Hua (CHN)
Adrian Quaife-Hobbs (GBR)
Narain Karthikeyan (IND)
Christian Klien (AUT)
Jon Lancaster (GBR)
Katherine Legge (GBR)
Vitantonio Liuzzi (ITA)
Nicolas Minassian (FRA)
Franck Montagny (FRA)
Giorgio Pantano (ITA)
Stéphane Sarrazin (FRA)
Takuma Sato (JPN)
Bruno Senna (BRA)
Oriol Servia (ESP)
Andy Soucek (ESP)
Adrien Tambay (FRA)

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