Electric GT Press Releases
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DEVELOPMENT UPDATE: Mark Gemmell, CEO Electric GT Holdings Inc.
14th September 2018 - CEO Mark Gemmell gives us an update on the development of the championship ahead of Season One.
ELECTRIC GT HOLDINGS PRESENTS FIVE YEAR TECHNICAL ROADMAP
9th July 2018 - From season four, the race cars will have up to 825kW (1,122bhp) and accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 1.7s with a top speed of 380 km/h.
‘VENTURI NEXT GEN’ ACADEMY DRIVERS COMPLETE ELECTRIC GT eKARTING TEST IN MOTORLAND
14th June 2018 – 7 members of the VENTURI NEXT GEN completed an eKarting Series test with Electric GT Holdings.
10 RACE CALENDAR CONFIRMED FOR THE ELECTRIC PRODUCTION CAR SERIES
24th April 2018 - Electric GT Holdings Inc. has confirmed a 10 race inaugural season of the all-new, zero-emission Electric Production Car Series (EPCS).
THE DRIVERS OF ELECTRIC GT HOLDINGS COMPLETE SECOND EKARTING TEST AT CIK FIA CIRCUIT MOTORLAND
12th April 2018 - The test was completed by Aoife Melia (Ireland) and Tom Turschwel (France) from the eKarting Drivers’ Club
MEDIAPRO GROUP AND ELECTRIC GT HOLDINGS ANNOUNCE TV PARTNERSHIP FOR THE ELECTRIC PRODUCTION CAR SERIES
9th April 2018 - The Electric Production Car Series is the first FIA approved fully- electric production car race series.
ELECTRIC PRODUCTION CAR SERIES GETS GREEN LIGHT FROM FIA
1st February 2018 - Electric GT Holdings Inc. has announced that the Electric Production Car Series (EPCS) has been officially sanctioned by the FIA - the governing body for world motorsport.
TESLA MODEL S P100D RACE CAR PASSES OFFICIAL FIA CRASH TEST
24th January 2018 - Electric GT Holdings Inc. has announced that its all-electric race car has passed its official crash test ahead of the inaugural season of the Electric Production Car Series.
Rebecca Jackson joins Electric GT Drivers’ Club ahead of inaugural season
30th November 2017 - Electric GT is excited to announce that Rebecca Jackson has joined the Electric GT Drivers’ Club ahead of the inaugural season in 2018.
ELECTRIC GT OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES THE EGT ESPORTS CHAMPIONSHIP
17th November 2017 - Electric GT has officially launched its eSports Championship, which will take place at every EGT event in the inaugural season.
SPV RACING OFFICIALLY JOINS ELECTRIC GT GRID FOR 2018 WITH EXPERIENCED DEVELOPMENT DRIVER DUO
17th November 2017 - SPV Racing has officially confirmed its entry for the inaugural Electric GT season.
ELECTRIC GT AND BCOMP REVEAL LIGHTWEIGHT RENEWABLE NATURAL FIBRE COMPOSITE BODY PANELS AND TEASE “SECRET WEAPON” LED DISPLAY
16th November 2017 - Electric GT has announced its unique partnership with Bcomp.
ELECTRIC GT INVITES FANS TO INAUGURAL ‘DAY OF LIGHT' AT PAU ‘E-CIRCUIT’ HEADQUARTERS
24th October 2017 - The Electric GT Championship has announced it will open its doors to fans and enthusiasts for the inaugural “Day of Light” on November 18.
ELECTRIC GT eKARTING SERIES DRIVERS' CLUB OPENS FOR RACING STARS OF THE FUTURE
28th September 2017 - Electric GT Holdings Inc. has today opened applications to the Drivers’ Club of the new Electric GT eKarting Series
EGT READY TO LAUNCH KARTING CHAMPIONSHIP
4th July 2017 - Electric GT announces the arrival of Electric GT Karting Championship, an international karting series to find Electric GT’s future racing stars.
ELECTRIC GT FEATURED ON CNN
28th June 2017 - A new reality is coming to your PC and Console. Soon you will find out how to become our Virdual champion, competing against official Electric GT race drivers.
ELECTRIC GT - VIRDUAL RACE GAMEPLAY TRAILER
25th June 2017 - A new reality is coming to your PC and Console. Soon you will find out how to become our Virdual champion, competing against official Electric GT race drivers.
CIRCUIT PAU-ARNOS SELECTED AS ELECTRIC GT HEADQUARTERS
27th April 2017 - The Electric GT Championship is delighted to announce that its headquarters will be built at the Circuit Pau-Arnos, France.
LUCAS DI GRASSI TESTS TESLA MODEL S EGT IN ROME
6th March 2017 - The brazilian driver tested Electric GT's car in Vallelunga Circuit (Italy). Di Grassi thinks the final version of Tesla Model S P100DL "has the potential to be the most powerful GT car in the world".
EGT TESLA P100DL 2.0 PERFORMANCE DATA HIGHLIGHTED IN NEW VIDEO
16th February 2017 - The latest video from the EGT Championship provides a detailed look at the car selected, the EGT Tesla V2.0.
ELECTRIC GT PROTAGONISTA EN ESADE
10th February 2017 - En la prestigiosa universidad de Barcelona se trató del futuro de la competición eléctrica con la presencia del cofundador de EGT, Agustín Payá
ELECTRIC GT'S AUTOSPORT INTERNATIONAL RECAP
26th January 2017 - It was an enjoyable debut at the Autosport Show for the Electric GT Championship, as exclusive announcements were made and the race-prepared Tesla Model S.
MAGNUM CAP ANNOUNCED AS OFFICIAL CHARGING PARTNER FOR EGT
18th January 2017 - The Electric GT (EGT) Championship are delighted to announce MAGNUM CAP as their official provider of charging systems.
EGT’S TESLA MODEL S STARS IN AUTOSPORT SHOW’S LIVE ACTION ARENA
13th January 2017 - The race-prepared Tesla Model S, which is set to contest the Electric GT Championship was demonstrated for the first time.
WEBB AND KIMILÄINEN LATEST TO JOIN EVER-GROWING EGT DRIVERS’ CLUB
10th January 2017 - The Electric GT Championship, the world’s first 100% zero-emissions GT championship, is delighted to announce Oliver Webb and Emma Kimiläinen as the newest members of the EGT Drivers’ Club.
EGT DRIVERS’ CLUB WELCOMES COX AS NEWEST MEMBER
5th January 2017 - The Electric GT Championship, the world’s first 100% zero-emissions GT championship, is delighted to welcome Stephen Cox into the EGT Drivers’ Club.
CHANDHOK PRAISES TESLA MODEL S AFTER ELECTRIC GT TEST
20th December 2016 - Former Formula 1 driver Karun Chandhok was hugely impressed with the race-prepared Tesla Model S that will contest the new Electric GT Championship in 2017, after testing the car at Circuit Calafat last week.
BLEEKEMOLEN AND CECCON BRING CLASS TO EGT DRIVERS’ CLUB
14th December 2016 - The Electric GT Championship, the world’s first 100% zero-emissions GT championship, is delighted to welcome Jeroen Bleekemolen and Kevin Ceccon into the EGT Drivers’ Club.
ELECTRIC GT ANNOUNCES TESLA P100D FOR V2.0 RACER
9th December 2016 - The Electric GT (EGT) Championship, the world’s first 100% zero-emissions GT series is excited to announce the use of Tesla’s brand-new, top-of-the-range model – the P100D – as its V2.0 racer
ELECTRIC GT TO FEATURE AT AUTOSPORT INTERNATIONAL
2nd December 2016 - The Electric GT (EGT) Championship is delighted to confirm its presence at Autosport International (January 12-15, 2017), to showcase the world’s first 100% zero-emissions GT series.
ONSLOW-COLE AND TEIXEIRA JOIN ELECTRIC GT DRIVERS’ CLUB
24th November 2016 - The Electric GT Championship is delighted to confirm Tom Onslow-Cole and Ricardo Teixeira as the latest members of the quickly-expanding EGT Drivers’ Club.
ELECTRIC GT CHAMPIONSHIP ENJOYS SUCCESSFUL TEST DAYS
21th November 2016 - The Electric GT Championship enjoyed a successful three days of testing recently, with the Tesla Model S racking up an impressive 520 kilometres of running.
CORONEL AND POWELL JOIN FAST-EXPANDING ELECTRIC GT DRIVERS’ CLUB
3rd November 2016 - The Electric GT Championship, the world’s first 100% zero emissions GT championship, is delighted to confirm Tom Coronel and Alice Powell as the latest members of the fast-expanding EGT Drivers’ Club.
FRENTZEN IMPRESSED AFTER DRIVING ELECTRIC GT TESLA MODEL S
24th October 2016 - Former Formula 1 star Heinz-Harald Frentzen made his return to the cockpit to test the Tesla Model S EGT - the car that is being developed for the Electric GT Championship – at the Circuit Paul Ricard this week.
MÜNTER AND CLOS BOLSTER ELECTRIC GT CHAMPIONSHIP DRIVERS CLUB
4th October 2016 - Following the announcement of Stefan Wilson and Vicky Priria as the inaugural members of the Electric GT Championship Drivers Club, today confirms Leilani Münter and Dani Clos will join them on the grid in 2017.
ELECTRIC GT CHAMPIONSHIP TO LAUNCH IN IBIZA ON SEPTEMBER 27
21th September 2016 - The world premiere of the Electric GT (EGT) Championship, the first 100% zero emissions GT championship, will take place on the vibrant island of Ibiza on September 27th 2016.
WILSON AND PIRIA BECOME ELECTRIC GT DRIVER’S SELECTION CLUB INAUGURAL MEMBERS
15th September 2016 - The Electric GT Championship, the world’s first 100 per cent zero emissions GT championship, today confirms Stefan Wilson and Vittoria ‘Vicky’ Piria as the inaugural members of the EGT Driver’s Selection Club.
ELECTRIC GT CHAMPIONSHIP CONFIRMS OMP AS OFFICIAL SAFETY PARTNER
8th September 2016 - Electric GT (EGT) Championship, the first ever 100% zero emissions GT championship, today confirms that OMP will become the series’ official supplier of safety equipment.
ELECTRIC GT CHAMPIONSHIP CONFIRMS PIRELLI AS EXCLUSIVE TYRE SUPPLIER
5th August 2016 - Electric GT (EGT) Championship, the first ever 100 per cent zero emissions GT championship, confirms a technical partnership with Pirelli to develop its race tyres for the series.
Tesla Model S chosen for first season Electric GT World series
9th March 2016 - Electric GT World Series, the first ever 100% zero emissions super car GT championship, has chosen the Tesla Motors Model S version P85+ as base model for the 10 teams that will compete during the first season starting 2017.