The entry list for the 2017/18 season of the FIA Formula E Championship has been confirmed by the FIA today. 

It is no secret that all three champions are returning to the grid. Lucas di Grassi defends his title with Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler while Sébastien Buemi will race its fourth season with Renault e.dams. Nelson Piquet Jr, winner of the inaugural season, switches to Panasonic Jaguar Racing.

New drivers for the fourth season of Formula E include Edoardo Mortara who joins Maro Engel at Venturi, Neel Jani who will partner Jérôme d’Ambrosio at Dragon, André Lotterer lines up along Jean-Eric Vergne for Techeetah and Tom Blomqvist will join Antonio Felix da Costa at Andretti. Finally, Italian racer Luca Filippi completes the NIO Formula E Team with Oliver Turvey.

The start of the season will be in Hong Kong featuring a double-header event on 2-3 December.

FIA Formula E Championship entry list season 4:

TEAM CAR DRIVER TLA
1 Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler (DEU) Audi e-tron FE04 Lucas di Grassi (BRA) DIG
2 DS Virgin Racing (GBR) DS Virgin DSV-03 Sam Bird (GBR) BIR
3 Panasonic Jaguar Racing (GBR) Jaguar I-Type II Nelson Piquet (BRA) PIQ
4 Venturi Formula E Team (MCO) Venturi VM200-FE-03 Edoardo Mortara (CHE) MOR
5 Venturi Formula E Team (MCO) Venturi VM200-FE-03 Maro Engel (DEU) ENG
6 DRAGON (USA) PENSKE  EV-2 Neel Jani (CHE) JAN
7 DRAGON (USA) PENSKE  EV-2 Jérôme d’Ambrosio (BEL) DAM
8 Renault e.dams (FRA) Renault Z.E. 17 Nicolas Prost (FRA) PRO
9 Renault e.dams (FRA) Renault Z.E. 17 Sébastien Buemi (CHE) BUE
16 NIO Formula E Team (GBR) NextEV NIO Sport 003 Oliver Turvey (GBR) TUR
18 TECHEETAH (CHN) Renault Z.E. 17 André Lotterer (BEL) LOT
19 Mahindra Racing (IND) Mahindra M4Electro Felix Rosenqvist (SWE) FRO
20 Panasonic Jaguar Racing (GBR) Jaguar I-Type II Mitch Evans (NZL) EVA
23 Mahindra Racing (IND) Mahindra M4Electro Nick Heidfeld (DEU) HEI
25 TECHEETAH (CHN) Renault Z.E. 17 Jean-Eric Vergne (FRA) VER
27 Andretti Formula E (USA) Andretti ATEC-03 Tom Blomqvist (GBR) BLO
28 Andretti Formula E (USA) Andretti ATEC-03 Antonio Felix da Costa (PRT) DAC
36 DS Virgin Racing (GBR) DS Virgin DSV-03 Alex Lynn (GBR) LYN
66 Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler (DEU) Audi e-tron FE04 Daniel Abt (DEU) ABT
68 NIO Formula E Team (GBR) NextEV NIO Sport 003 Luca Filippi (ITA) FIL
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