Power shift: Formula E awaits its women champions
FREE TO READ | Susie Wolff, who runs Venturi’s electric team, wants to see more women racing against men generally
Formula E starts its sixth season in Saudi Arabia on Friday with an all-male cast of drivers, but Venturi’s Susie Wolff, the only woman to run a team in the electric series, says change will come.
While a woman has not started a Formula One Grand Prix since the late Italian Lella Lombardi in 1976, three have competed in Formula E since the city-based championship began in 2014.
None have had staying power, however, with only Swiss Simona de Silvestro completing a season in 2015/16 for the US Andretti team and scoring four points...