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The 2015 Putrajaya ePrix (officially the Y Capital Management Putrajaya ePrix), was a Formula E motor race held on 7 November 2015 at the Putrajaya Street Circuit in Putrajaya, Malaysia.[1] It was the second edition of the Putrajaya ePrix and the second championship race of the 2015–16 Formula E season. The race was won by Lucas di Grassi.[2]

2015 Putrajaya ePrix
Race 2 of 10 of the 2015–16 Formula E season
Layout of the Putrajaya Street Circuit
Layout of the Putrajaya Street Circuit
Race details
Date 7 November 2015
Official name Y Capital Management Putrajaya ePrix
Location Putrajaya, Malaysia
Course Street circuit
Course length 2.56 km (1.59 mi)
Distance 33 laps, 84.84 km (52.47 mi)
Pole position
Driver Renault e.Dams
Time 1:20.196
Fastest lap
Driver Switzerland Sébastien Buemi Renault e.Dams
Time 1:22.748 (lap record) on lap 22
Podium
First ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport
Second DS Virgin Racing
Third Amlin Andretti

ReportEdit

BackgroundEdit

The Trulli team did not participate in Putrajaya; they already failed to participate two weeks earlier in Beijing. This time, the team presented its Motormatica JT-01 for scrutineering, but the car did not pass all of the mandatory checks.[3]

ClassificationsEdit

QualifyingEdit

Pos. No. Driver Team Time Gap Grid
1 9   Sébastien Buemi Renault e.Dams 1:19.821 11
2 4   Stéphane Sarrazin Venturi 1:20.213 +0.392 21
3 6   Loïc Duval Dragon Racing 1:20.251 +0.430 31
4 8   Nicolas Prost Renault e.Dams 1:20.401 +0.580 51
5 55   António Félix da Costa Team Aguri 1:20.414 +0.593 41
6 11   Lucas di Grassi ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport 1:20.449 +0.628 6
7 7   Jérôme d'Ambrosio Dragon Racing 1:20.496 +0.675 7
8 27   Robin Frijns Amlin Andretti 1:20.546 +0.725 8
9 21   Bruno Senna Mahindra Racing 1:20.616 +0.795 9
10 66   Daniel Abt ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport 1:20.679 +0.858 10
11 23   Nick Heidfeld Mahindra Racing 1:20.727 +0.906 11
12 12   Jacques Villeneuve Venturi 1:20.754 +0.933 12
13 25   Jean-Éric Vergne DS Virgin Racing 1:20.820 +0.999 13
14 2   Sam Bird DS Virgin Racing 1:20.905 +1.084 14
15 77   Nathanaël Berthon Team Aguri 1:21.270 +1.449 15
16 1   Nelson Piquet, Jr. NEXTEV TCR 1:21.559 +1.738 16
17 88   Oliver Turvey NEXTEV TCR 1:21.611 +1.790 17
18 28   Simona de Silvestro Amlin Andretti 1:21.958 +2.137 18
Source: [4]

Notes:

  • ^1 – Final grid position of top five qualifiers determined by Super Pole shootout.

Super PoleEdit

Pos. No. Driver Team Time Gap Grid
1 9   Sébastien Buemi Renault e.Dams 1:20.196 1
2 4   Stéphane Sarrazin Venturi 1:20.639 +0.443 2
3 6   Loïc Duval Dragon Racing 1:20.886 +0.690 3
4 55   António Félix da Costa Team Aguri 1:20.975 +0.779 4
5 8   Nicolas Prost Renault e.Dams 1:21.786 +1.590 5
Source: [4]

RaceEdit

Pos. No. Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 11   Lucas di Grassi ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport 33 50:17.449 6 25
2 2   Sam Bird DS Virgin Racing 33 +13.884 14 18
3 27   Robin Frijns Amlin Andretti 33 +29.776 8 15
4 4   Stéphane Sarrazin Venturi 33 +32.628 2 12
5 21   Bruno Senna Mahindra Racing 33 +34.404 9 10
6 55   António Félix da Costa Team Aguri 33 +36.925 4 8
7 66   Daniel Abt ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport 33 +37.283 10 6
8 1   Nelson Piquet, Jr. NEXTEV TCR 33 +40.623 16 4
9 23   Nick Heidfeld Mahindra Racing 33 +52.904 11 2
10 8   Nicolas Prost Renault e.dams 33 +53.695 5 1
11 12   Jacques Villeneuve Venturi 33 +58.698 12
12 9   Sébastien Buemi Renault e.Dams 33 +1:07.728 1 51
13 28   Simona de Silvestro Amlin Andretti 33 +1:24.464 18
14 7   Jérôme d'Ambrosio Dragon Racing 32 Accident 7
15 77   Nathanaël Berthon Team Aguri 32 +1 lap 15
16 6   Loïc Duval Dragon Racing 29 Gearbox 3
Ret 88   Oliver Turvey NEXTEV TCR 4 Accident 17
Ret 25   Jean-Éric Vergne DS Virgin Racing 0 Collision 13

Notes:

  • ^1 – Three points for pole position and two points for fastest lap.

Standings after the raceEdit

  • Notes: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Round 2 – 07 November 2015 – Putrajaya, Malaysia". fiaformulae.com. Archived from the original on 10 November 2015. Retrieved 3 November 2015.
  2. ^ "Di Grassi keeps his cool to win in Putrajaya". fiaformulae.com. Retrieved 7 November 2015.
  3. ^ "Trulli to miss Putrajaya ePrix". fiaformulae.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2015. Retrieved 6 November 2015.
  4. ^ a b "PUTRAJAYA ePRIX — Official FIA Formula E Championship". fiaformulae.com. FIA. Archived from the original on 2015-11-19. Retrieved 24 November 2015.
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