Nissan e.dams 2019/20 Formula E car gets new Kimono-themed look

Nissan e.dams’ Formula E car will don a new, Japan-inspired look as it returns for another season of the electric street racing series to demonstrate the power and performance of the company’s EV technology.

Nissan e.dams to hit the track at Formula E pre-season test

Nissan e.dams will be back on the track alongside the team’s Formula E rivals next week at the all-electric street racing championship’s official pre-season test in Valencia, Spain.

DAMS scores Sochi podium to extend F2 teams’ championship lead

DAMS came second with Nicholas Latifi in the FIA Formula 2 Championship Feature Race at the Sochi Autodrom, followed up with fourth in the Sprint Race, as Sergio Sette Camara took two points finishes to help the team extend its lead in the championship to 53 points ahead of the Abu Dhabi finale.

2020 Formula 2 calendar revealed

The 2020 FIA Formula 2 Championship calendar has been confirmed, featuring a new event at Zandvoort in the Netherlands as part of the 12-round season. Eight will take place in Europe with four flyaways.

Challenging F2 weekend for DAMS at Monza

DAMS had a challenging FIA Formula 2 Championship weekend at Monza as contact in both races for Sergio Sette Camara and Nicholas Latifi denied the team potential podiums and a valuable opportunity to close the gap in the drivers’ championship. Sergio Sette Camara: “It’s been a difficult weekend. I made a mistake in the Feature [...]

Nissan e.dams’ record-setting drivers to return for new Formula E season

Nissan e.dams drivers Sebastien Buemi and Oliver Rowland will return for the next season of the Formula E electric street racing series after a record-setting debut run.

Team statement: Spa-Francorchamps

Following a severe incident on the second lap of the FIA Formula 2 Championship Feature Race at Spa-Francorchamps yesterday, BWT Arden driver Anthoine Hubert sadly passed away. Sauber Junior Team driver Juan Manuel Correa was hospitalised with serious injuries. Trident’s Giuliano Alesi escaped unharmed. The FIA and Formula 2 have decided to cancel today’s Sprint […]

Formula 2 – Hungaroring

It was a strong weekend in terms of results for DAMS in Budapest, as Nicholas Latifi took victory in the feature race and Sergio Sette Camara added a podium in the sprint. Sadly, the event was overshadowed by the sad news of Jean-Paul Driot’s passing.

Team statement: Jean-Paul Driot

It is with great sadness that Driot Associés Motor Sport (DAMS) announces its founder and owner, Jean-Paul Driot, has passed away at the age of 68. Jean-Paul lost an ongoing battle with illness, which he had fought in recent months. We wish our sincerest condolences to his wife Geneviève and two sons Olivier and Gregory.

Nissan e.dams second in Formula E drivers’ championship

Nissan e.dams proved to be a winner both on and off the track during the Japanese manufacturer’s debut season in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship.

Nissan e.dams finish debut Formula E season on high note

Nissan e.dams continued its impressive run of podium results with a third-place finish today for Sebastien Buemi – a result which elevated him to second in the ABB FIA Formula E driver’s championship standings.

DAMS takes Silverstone F2 podium

DAMS took its 10th podium of the 2019 FIA Formula 2 season in the Silverstone Feature Race with Nicholas Latifi, who scored further points in the Sprint Race and closed in on the drivers’ championship lead, while Sergio Sette Camara also added to the tally. Nicholas Latifi: "Qualifying was a bit frustrating as we had [...]

Buemi earns Nissan e.dams’ first Formula E victory

Sebastien Buemi took a lights-to-flag victory in the New York City E-Prix, the first of the Nissan e.dams partnership in the Formula E electric street racing championship.

Nissan e.dams to complete debut Formula E season in New York

Nissan e.dams aims to extend a run of three straight podium finishes as the team heads into the final weekend of its debut season in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship.

DAMS takes Austria F2 victory with Sergio Sette Camara

Sergio Sette Camara took his first victory of the 2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship at the Red Bull Ring in Austria, while Nicholas Latifi scored vital points to keep DAMS at the top of the teams’ standings. Sergio Sette Camara: “It was an up and down weekend. It started with a really bad qualifying, it’s [...]

Pole and podium for DAMS in home F2 race

Sergio Sette Camara took pole position and scored a second-place in the Feature Race for DAMS’ home FIA Formula 2 Championship event at the Paul Ricard Circuit in France. Nicholas Latifi scored crucial points to help extend the lead in the team’s standings. Sergio Sette Camara: “It’s been a strong weekend at Paul Ricard. We [...]

Nissan e.dams’ Sebastien Buemi takes podium at home race

Nissan e.dams Swiss racer Sebastien Buemi scored a podium on home soil today in the ABB FIA Formula E championship by finishing third on the streets of Bern.

Nissan e.dams’ Sebastien Buemi set for home race in Switzerland

Nissan e.dams aims to continue its recent points-scoring spree when the ABB FIA Formula E Championship kicks off a home race weekend for team driver Sebastien Buemi in Switzerland.

DAMS leaves Monaco with teams’ and drivers’ championship lead after seventh F2 podium of season

DAMS retained the lead in both the FIA Formula 2 teams’ and drivers’ standings, after Sergio Sette Camara scored the French squad’s seventh podium of the season in Monaco (23-25 May).

Nissan e.dams takes fifth pole and third Formula E podium

Nissan e.dams continued its strong ABB FIA Formula E championship form today with Sebastien Buemi taking pole position and finishing second in the Berlin E-Prix, Germany.

Germany the next step on Nissan e.dams Formula E challenge

Nissan e.dams takes its Formula E challenge to Germany this week with the electric street racing championship staging its penultimate European round at Berlin’s Tempelhof Airport.

DAMS scores third win of 2019 F2 season in Barcelona and retains lead in both championships

DAMS kicked off the European leg of the 2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship season with victory in the Feature Race with Nicholas Latifi, who extended his drivers’ championship lead.

NISSAN E.DAMS SCORES BEST FORMULA E RESULT IN MONACO

Nissan e.dams has scored its best Formula E result with the team finishing the Monaco E-Prix with two cars in the top five and Oliver Rowland standing on the podium.

Nissan e.dams to race on the streets of Monaco

Nissan e.dams will take its Formula E electric street racing challenge to the most famous street circuit in the world when it races in Monaco for the first time this weekend.

DAMS leads F2 drivers’ and teams’ championships after victory in Baku

DAMS scored its second victory of the 2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship season with Nicholas Latifi in the Baku Sprint Race, while Sergio Sette Camara put on a strong comeback drive to score valuable points.

Nissan e.dams scores first front-row lockout in Paris

Nissan scored its first-ever front-row lockout in qualifying on the streets of Paris today in the ABB FIA Formula E championship with Oliver Rowland and Sebastien Buemi.

Nissan e.dams set to electrify City of Light

After a solid points haul in Rome, the Nissan e.dams Formula E team heads to Paris this week with its sights set on challenging for victory in the “City of Light”.

Nissan e.dams kicks off European races with Rome points haul

Nissan e.dams has begun the European leg of the all-electric ABB FIA Formula E street racing championship in Italy with a strong points haul in Rome for Sebastien Buemi and Oliver Rowland.

Nissan e.dams kicks off European Formula E schedule

After scoring its first podium in China, the Nissan e.dams team will kick off the first of five Formula E races in Europe this weekend.

DAMS takes F2 Teams’ Championship lead after winning start in Bahrain

DAMS enjoyed an incredible start to the 2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship in Bahrain, winning the Feature Race with Nicholas Latifi, as he and team-mate Sergio Sette Camara scored podium finishes in both races.

DAMS keen to start 2019 F2 season in Bahrain

DAMS will head to the Sakhir International Circuit in Bahrain for the start of the 2019 FIA Formula 2 season on March 29-31. 

Nissan e.dams scores first Formula E podium

Nissan e.dams has scored its first podium in the all-electric ABB FIA Formula E championship, with British racer Oliver Rowland finishing second in the Sanya E-Prix in China.

Nissan e.dams brings Formula E excitement to China

Nissan e.dams heads to China this week for the ABB FIA Formula E Championship series, which comes to the southern city of Sanya.

DAMS shows strong pace in pre-season testing

DAMS has completed its official pre-season testing ahead of the 2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship, with drivers Sergio Sette Camara and Nicholas Latifi now looking towards preparations for the first round in Bahrain.

Nissan e.dams leads 50th Formula E race

The future of electric mobility was showcased in Hong Kong this weekend with the all-electric ABB FIA Formula E street racing championship and seventh edition of Nissan Futures – Nissan’s thought leadership event which focuses on changing global mobility needs.

Nissan e.dams ready for Asian leg of Formula E

Nissan e.dams is set to contest the first of two ABB FIA Formula E Championship races taking place in Asia this season, when the series celebrates its 50th race this week in Hong Kong.

DAMS signs Sette Camara for 2019 FIA Formula 2 season

DAMS has completed its 2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship line-up with the signing of young Brazilian Sergio Sette Camara, who has his sights on the drivers’ title.

DAMS announces Nicholas Latifi for 2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship

DAMS is delighted to announce that Nicholas Latifi will return to the team for the 2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship, as he looks to mount a title challenge.

DAMS takes third in F2 Teams’ and Drivers’ Championships in Abu Dhabi

DAMS has secured third position in the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship’s teams’ standings, despite a challenging weekend for the French squad in the series’ final round at the Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi.

Stunning one-two finish for DAMS in Russia

Alexander Albon and Nicholas Latifi earned a spectacular one-two finish for DAMS during the 11th round of the 2018 FIA Formula 2 season at the Sochi Autodrom, Russia.

DAMS score podium and multiple points finishes at Monza

DAMS driver Alexander Albon earned another podium finish, with Nicholas Latifi adding a pair of points-paying finishes in the 10th round of the FIA Formula 2 Championship at Monza, Italy.

Latifi takes DAMS’ fourth victory of the season at Spa

Nicholas Latifi claimed his first and DAMS’ fourth victory of the 2018 FIA Formula 2 season, with Alexander Albon adding another podium to his tally at Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium.

Third victory of the season for DAMS in Hungary

Alexander Albon claimed his and DAMS’ third victory of the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship season, after winning in the Sprint Race at the Hungaroring, Hungary.

DAMS scores second victory of the season at Silverstone

DAMS Driver Alexander Albon earned his and DAMS’ second win of the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship season, taking victory in the Feature Race at Silverstone, Great Britain.

DAMS pick up trio of points finishes at Red Bull Ring

For the second consecutive weekend, DAMS drivers Alexander Albon and Nicholas Latifi scored three points finishes in a challenging sixth round of the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship at the Red Bull Ring, Austria.

Three points finishes for DAMS in home race at Paul Ricard

DAMS drivers Alexander Albon and Nicholas Latifi earned a trio of points finishes between them in the fifth round of the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship, despite a challenging weekend at Le Castellet.

Pole Position and two points finishes for DAMS in Monaco

DAMS driver Nicholas Latifi earned a double-points finish in round four of the FIA Formula 2 season at Monte Carlo, as Alexander Albon suffered from misfortune after taking his third pole position in a row.

Another pole position and podium for DAMS in Barcelona

DAMS driver Alexander Albon scored his second podium of the 2018 FIA Formula 2 season at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, as Nicholas Latifi also added to his points tally.

DAMS’ scores first win of 2018 F2 campaign in Baku

Alexander Albon earned DAMS’ first victory of the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship season in Azerbaijan, as team-mate Nicholas Latifi recorded his first podium of the year.

DAMS’ encouraging pace goes unrewarded in Barhrain

DAMS kicked off their 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship campaign in Bahrain (6-8 April) with a points finish, despite having an otherwise frustrating weekend.

DAMS confirms Nicholas Latifi for 2018 FIA Formula 2 campaign

DAMS are delighted to welcome back Nicholas Latifi for an assault on the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship, with Alexander Albon joining the team for the Bahrain season-opener.

DAMS end 2017 F2 campaign with another podium in Abu Dhabi

DAMS closed out the 2017 FIA Formula 2 Championship with their 19th podium of the season, in what was a mixed finale for the French team at the Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi.

DAMS TAKES GP3 PODIUM IN ABU DHABI

DAMS concluded their 2017 GP3 Series campaign with a podium for Dan Ticktum at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

TOP-FIVE FINISH FOR DAMS IN GP3 AT Jerez

DAMS scored a strong top-five at Jerez, with Dan Ticktum flying to fourth in only his second GP3 Series weekend.

DAMS SCORE BEST GP3 RESULT OF SEASON AT MONZA

Tatiana Calderon scythed through to seventh place from the back of the grid to secure DAMS’ best GP3 Series result of the year at Monza, Italy (1-3 September).

DAMS UNREWARDED AFTER STRONG GP3 QUALIFYING AT SPA

DAMS drivers Tatiana Calderón, Bruno Baptista and Matthieu Vaxivière were unable to capitalise on their strong pace early in the weekend after enduring challenging races in round four of the GP3 Series at Spa-Francorchamps.

DAMS BOUNCE BACK WITH GP3 POINTS IN BUDAPEST

DAMS driver Bruno Baptista charged to his first GP3 Series points finish with a deserved 10th place finish at the Hungaroring, Hungary (28-30 July).

POINTS JUST OUT OF REACH FOR DAMS IN GP3 AT SILVERSTONE

DAMS just missed out on points in the GP3 Series Sprint Race at Silverstone, as American driver Santino Ferrucci battled to ninth from the back row of the grid this weekend (13-16 July).

DAMS NARROWLY MISS OUT ON POINT AT RED BULL RING

DAMS were unlucky to come away from Spielberg, Austria, with no points, after Tatiana Calderon battled to ninth in the GP3 Series Feature Race, before receiving a time penalty.

DAMS sign Ferrucci, Calderon and Baptista for assault on 2017 GP3 Series

DAMS have selected a strong line-up for the 2017 GP3 Series, with Santino Ferrucci, Tatiana Calderon and rookie Bruno Baptista chosen to build on the French team’s impressive debut season and challenge for regular race wins.

First podium for Ferrucci in action-packed weekend at Spa

DAMS driver Santino Ferrucci scored his first GP3 podium after finishing an excellent third in the second of two races at the challenging Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium (August 26-28).  

DAMS – GP3 Series, Round 9, Abu Dhabi

DAMS signs off rookie GP3 season with Abu Dhabi win

Nato and Sainz Jr with DAMS

The French outfit, double teams’ and drivers’ champions in 2013, is very pleased that its title winner has moved up to Formula 1 as Kevin Magnussen has been given a seat at McLaren in 2014. DAMS made its comeback to the World Series in 2012 and wasted no time in becoming a benchmark in the […]

Carlos Sainz Jr and DAMS get the season off to a great start!

This weekend Carlos Sainz Jr, son of the former rally world champion, demonstrated that he has a strong character in addition to his sheer speed. He quickly got over his crushing disappointment in the first heat when he was sidelined by an electronic problem that prevented him from starting from thepole position of the grid. […]

Dams ready to defend its titles

DAMS is very pleased with the brilliant F1 debut of Kevin Magnussen, its 2013 FR 3.5 champion. However the French team is now looking forward to the new season with Norman Nato and Carlos Sainz Jr. It has just concluded the two pre-season test sessions (Motorland Aragon 25-27 February and Jerez 24-26 March), and is […]

Carlos Sainz and DAMS on top in Spain

The new matador in FR 3.5 left the arena in Aragon under the well-deserved cheers of his public. Victory, another pole position and leader of the championship Carlos Sainz deserved the two ears in the Corrida. He also clinched a good result today (Sunday) although he was a bit slower by taking the points on […]

Norman Nato’s maiden win rounds off DAMS Monaco clean sweep!

Norman Nato’s maiden win rounds off DAMS Monaco clean sweep!

DAMS and Carlos Sainz still in the lead

The Russian round of the championship has always caused the Sarthe-based team a few headaches. 2014 was no exception although this time DAMS and Carlos Sainz, the leader in the drivers’ ratings, arrived at the Moscow Raceway with a good lead in terms of points. This proved very useful when it was time to tot […]

Dams, WSR, Round 6, Nurburgring

The Sarthe team, which did not have a great weekend in Russia, was back on the winning trail in Germany thanks to Carlos Sainz, who reminded his rivals just who was boss on Saturday, by adding a pole position and a victory to his season’s tally, which helped him to maintain a comfortable advance in […]

Dams, WSR, Round 7, Hungaroring

DAMS emphasised the importance of fielding two world-class drivers at the top level of junior single-seater racing last weekend in Budapest (September 12-14) where Norman Nato put his fair share of bad luck behind him to claim a second Formula Renault 3.5 Series victory of the season.With the Le Mans-based squad’s championship leader, Carlos Sainz, […]

DAMS and Carlos Sainz reassert their domination

After an almost perfect weekend the Sarthe-based team and its Spanish driver have reaffirmed their role as boss in the FR 3.5 Series. Carlos Sainz racked up his sixth and seventh victories of the season plus his seventh pole position. His lead over his nearest rival, Roberto Merhi, is now 44 points before the final […]

DAMS, WSR, Manche 9, Jerez

They did it! In front of his home crowd Carlos Sainz became the first Spanish – and first Red Bull – driver to win the Formula Renault 3.5 championship helping DAMS retain the two titles it won in 2013 in the series. The Le Mans-based team also owes a debt to Norman Nato whose points […]

Stoneman and de Vries with DAMS in 2015

“The fortune of men is like a wheel and the same are not always at the top,” said Herodotus. DAMS, though, contradicted the adage of the famous Greek historian last year as the French team retained the two titles – drivers and teams – conquered in 2013. And the Le Mans-based squad has every intention […]

DAMS is ready to take up new challenges!

DAMS is delighted that Carlos Sainz its 2014 champion is already hitting the headlines in Formula 1 with Toro Rosso. However, all the French team’s attention is now firmly concentrated on the new Formula Renault 3.5 season. After testing at Jerez (5-6 March) and Motorland Aragon (30-31 March) it’s time to take stock of the […]

DAMS scores its first 2015 top 3 finishes!

On Sunday, the greenhorn almost beat the top guns! Starting from a superb pole position Nyck de Vries kept his pursuers at bay before being overtaken by the experienced Matthieu Vaxivière only three corners from the chequered flag. Nonetheless, he scored a great second place in the wake of the third position by his team-mate, […]

Dean Stoneman and DAMS gather momentum

Red Bull’s British protégé scored his second top-3 finish in three races in the Principality. This time he was on the second step of the podium after a hectic event after which DAMS has moved up to second place in the teams’ championship chase. Nyck de Vries was involved in the first corner pile-up so […]

DAMS rewarded by two top-3 finishes!

DAMS scored a top-3 finish in each of the heats in the Belgian round of the F.R 3.5 Championship maintaining its average so far this season. In what was almost a repeat of the results at Motorland Aragon, Dean Stoneman finished third on Saturday while Nyck de Vries clinched second on Sunday helping DAMS to […]

DAMS determined to bounce back as quickly as possible

In all sports even the best teams have their off days. DAMS is no exception to this rule and the French squad left Hungary with a sixth place for Dean Stoneman and ninth for Nyck de Vries, well below their expectations. Despite this, the team sees some positive sides and hasn’t forgotten that it’s in […]

DAMS back on the podium has found its sparkle again!

The Sarthe-based team hit back after its disappointing outing in Hungary last month. In the morning race DAMS scored a double podium finish with Dean Stoneman coming home second and Nyck de Vries third on the undulating track laid out in the magnificent verdant Spielberg setting. Thanks to this result DAMS remains firmly entrenched in […]

DAMS finishes just outside the top-3 on two occasions

It was a mixed weekend for the DAMS team. Nyck De Vries and Dean Stoneman were the best rookies in the two races. They had a fourth-place finish and a retirement each on Saturday and Sunday, due to collisions. Nonetheless, English driver is now in third place in the drivers’ ratings and DAMS has consolidated […]

Another solid weekend for DAMS

McLaren’s Dutch protégé was incisive and opportunistic on Saturday and Sunday and his reward was a second and a third place at the Nürburgring. Thanks to these results he is now in third place in the drivers’ championship and consolidated DAMS’ place in the teams’ ratings. His team-mate, Dean Stoneman, was unlucky again in Germany, […]

Two podium finishes for Nyck De Vries and DAMS

McLaren’s Dutch protégé was incisive and opportunistic on Saturday and Sunday and his reward was a second and a third place at the Nürburgring. Thanks to these results he is now in third place in the drivers’ championship and consolidated DAMS’ place in the teams’ ratings. His team-mate, Dean Stoneman, was unlucky again in Germany, […]

Nyck De Vries’ victory helps DAMS bow out on a high note!

The Sarthe-based team couldn’t have dreamed of a better exit in the final round of the World Series by Renault on Sunday with Nyck De Vries’ masterly drive to his first victory in FR 3.5. The McLaren Junior’s win gave him third place in the drivers’ championship plus the Best Rookie title and helped DAMS […]

Frustrating weekend for DAMS in Malaysia

DAMS suffered a frustrating weekend at the penultimate round of the 2016 GP3 Series at Sepang in Malaysia (September 29 – October 2) as a number of incidents beyond their control cost the French squad valuable championship points.

Hughes podium high-point of DAMS’ Monza weekend

Jake Hughes produced a storming drive from eighth on the grid to seal third and another podium for DAMS, in the first of two races at Italy’s legendary Autodromo Nazionale Monza (September 2-4).

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