Season 5, which opened at the end of 2018, will see the debut of a completely redesigned car dubbed the Gen 2. As an official technology partner, ROHM has developed full SiC power modules and gate driver ICs for use in the main inverter in Venturi Formula E Team’s race car that reduce both size and weight while boosting efficiency. At the same time, renowned driver Felipe Massa, who retired from F1 at the end of 2017, has signed on to race for the Venturi Formula E Team. Stay tuned for more exciting things to come from Formula E.
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