Lucas Di Grassi is back at the front! After a “mad” Mexico City race di Grassi clinched a miraculous win in epic photo finish against pole setter Pascal Wehrlein.
Wehrlein led the pack from the start the entire race until that final fateful lap he will remember for some time.
Di Grassi worked his way up during the race placing himself in pursuit of Wehrlein in he final laps. Using his extra energy to make a break down the start/finish line he was able to overtake in front of the start/finish line.
Wehrlein, having spent his energy defending di Grassi, was left depleted – hitting zero percent just
Di Grassi pounced, slipping down the inside to take the win by a whisker, leaving the Mahindra driver in second and da Costa in third.
Whatever people might celebrate Di Grassis victory today in Mexico City, Pascal Wehrlein has again proven that he will be a force to reckon with this season.
In his current form, it will be only a matter of time before the Formula E rookie will win his first race.
|1||Lucas di Grassi||AUDI SPORT ABT SCHAEFFLER||1:13:15.422||25|
|2||Antonio Felix da Costa||BMW I ANDRETTI MOTORSPORT||+ 0.436||18|
|3||Edoardo Mortara||VENTURI FORMULA E TEAM||+ 0.745||15|
|4||Jerome d’Ambrosio||MAHINDRA RACING||+ 1.159||12|
|5||Andre Lotterer||DS TECHEETAH FORMULA E TEAM||+ 1.785||10|
|6||Pascal Wehrlein||MAHINDRA RACING||+ 5.210||12|
|7||Mitch Evans||PANASONIC JAGUAR RACING||+ 5.800||6|
|8||Felipe Massa||VENTURI FORMULA E TEAM||+ 8.084||4|
|9||Sam Bird||ENVISION VIRGIN RACING||+ 8.356||2|
|10||Daniel Abt||AUDI SPORT ABT SCHAEFFLER||+ 8.438||1|
|11||Robin Frijns||ENVISION VIRGIN RACING||0|
|12||Oliver Turvey||NIO FORMULA E TEAM||0|
|13||Jean-Eric Vergne||DS TECHEETAH FORMULA E TEAM||0|
|14||Alexander Sims||BMW I ANDRETTI MOTORSPORT||0|
|15||Tom Dillmann||NIO FORMULA E TEAM||0|
|16||Gary Paffett||HWA RACELAB||0|
|17||Jose Maria Lopez||GEOX DRAGON||0|
|18||Stoffel Vandoorne||HWA RACELAB||0|
|19||Felipe Nasr||GEOX DRAGON||0|
|20||Oliver Rowland||NISSAN E.DAMS||0|
|21||Sébastien Buemi||NISSAN E.DAMS||0|
|22||Nelson Piquet jr||PANASONIC JAGUAR RACING||0|