Formula E shows up to save the long winter months. While the rest of the racing season is winding up Formula E will try to carry us race nuts through the winter racing in all the warm places of the world. Now in its third year I still find it hard to get used to, but I do like the idea. 

The winner, picking up where he left off at the end of last season, was Sebastian Buemi on the 'e dams' team. Second went to Sam Bird for Virgin. Third went to rookie Felix Rosenqvist for Mahindra, the tractor producer.

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