Peak wins the race Long Beach ePrix
Brazilian pilot Nelson Piquet Jr. celebrates symbolic victory for himself, for the first time won the first place on the stage of Formula E. 35 years ago, the Brazilian national anthem sounded here in honor of his father, for whom the victory in the California track became the first Formula 1. And third place also went to the Brazilian pilot then it was Emerson Fittipaldi, today the third ascended to the podium Lucas di Grassi. The second was the Frenchman Jean-Eric Vergne.Starting fifth, Vergne by a vote of fans won the right to use the increased power Fan Boost. Except he got that right Sam bird and the race winner Nelson Piquet Jr.More than 20 thousand spectators gathered in this picturesque place not far from Hollywood to witness the thrilling race. Among the guests were such stars as Leonardo DiCaprio, Adrian Brody, and model Irina Shayk.Each of the six stages Formula E is your winner, demonstrating the unpredictability of the championship. Today the winners ePrix on six different urban roads are Piquet Jr. long beach, Di Grassi Beijing, bird Putrajaya, Buemi Punta del este, Da Costa Buenos Aires and Simple Miami.Brazilian rider deserved to win he walked in front of the other pilots throughout almost the entire race. Starting from second place on the starting grid, Nelson managed to get ahead of starting from pole position Daniel ABT, after the first turn and keep the lead until the end phase. Not done at this stage and without incident first time on the track the safety car left after the second turn his car broke California native Scott speed, the second time - after an unfortunate accident of Charles Peak and Jarno Trulli, which resulted in the Italian veteran racing was forced to stop the race.The ABT was able to continue prosecution Peak, Jean-Eric Vergne after the first restart was able to get ahead of Buemi, becoming the third. After a pit stop to the French pilot team, Andretti Autosport managed to win one more position and start the fight for first place with Piquet Jr., but the Brazilian did not leave him any chance. ABT was third until Ho lap when he was fined for exceeding the limit energy use. He had to drive through the pit lane, thereby losing third place to his teammate - Lucas Di Grassi. The fight for third place turned serious Sebastian Buemi, who showed the best time in qualifying, but devoid of the decision of the judges could start from pole position for exceeding the limit energy use, and he strove to overtake Di Grassi.Only shortly before the finish flag Jean-Eric Vergne was able to slightly reduce the lag from the Peak. Buemi also failed to overtake Di Grassi, who was ahead of Swedish pilot by a few tenths, coming third. This race was particularly successful for Brazilian pilots fifth place went to Bruno Senna. Unfortunately, American racing driver Scott AIDS failed to please the good result of their compatriots at the home race he dropped out of the fight due to mismanagement at the very beginning.Today is the first victory in the FIA Formula E championship for team China Racing team. Thanks earned 25 points in long beach Piquet Jr. ranks second in the drivers ' championship with 74 points behind his compatriot Di Grassi just one point. To the stage in long beach championship leader was Nicolas Simple, which this time got only two points. In the team competition the first place was retained command e.dams with 124 points, the second - Audi Sport Abt - 97 points, and the third position is located Virgin Racing with 82 points.The results of the 6th stage of the championship Formula E in long beach1. Nelson Piquet Jr., China Racing, 4601.9712. Jean-Eric Vergne, Andretti, +1.705 sec.3. Lucas di Grassi, Audi Sport ABT, +2.994 sec.4. Sebastien Buemi, e.dams-Renault, +3.518 sec.5. Bruno Senna, Mahindra Racing, +8.844 sec.6. Jerome d'ambrosio, Dragon Racing, +13.460 sec.7. Antonio Felix da Costa, Amlin Aguri, +16.171 sec.8. Jaime Alguersuari, Virgin Racing, +17.975 sec.9. Loc Duval Dragon Racing, +18.436 sec.10. Stefan Sarazin, Venturi, +20.418 sec.11. Nick Heidfeld, Venturi, +21.326 sec.12. Karun Chandhok , Mahindra Racing, +32.917 sec.13. Vitantonio Liuzzi, Trulli, +38.592 sec.14. Nicolas Simple, e.dams-Renault, +42.375 sec.15. Daniel ABT, Audi Sport ABT, +44.361 sec.16. Charles Pic, China Racing, +58.125 sec.NC El Salvador Duran, Amlin Aguri, not NC Sam bird, Virgin Racing, not NC Jarno Trulli, Trulli, not NC Scott speed, Andretti, not fynyshyrovaly standings1. Lucas di Grassi, 75 ochkov. Nelson Piquet, Jr., 743. Nicolas Simple, 694. Sebastien Buemi, 555. Sam Byrd, 526. Antonio Felix da Costa, 437. Jerome d'ambrosio, 428. Jean-Eric Vergne, 329. Jaime Alguersuari, 3010. Bruno Senna, nomandy standings1. e.dams-Renault Formula E,124 occa. Audi Sport ABT Formula E, 973. Virgin Racing Formula E, 824. Andretti Formula E, 805. China Racing Formula E, 746. Dragon Racing Formula E, 667. Amlin Aguri Formula E, 468. Mahindra Racing Formula E, 469. Trulli Formula E, 1210. Venturi Formula E, 9.