Riyadh, February 22, 2021 – Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler begins its final season as a factory team in Formula E with big goals: Lucas di Grassi and his new teammate René Rast want to clinch victories and fight for the title in the series’ first year as a world championship. The season kicks off with two night races in Diriyah (Saudi Arabia). With its new status as an official FIA world championship, the importance of Formula E is increasing once again in its seventh season, which begins next weekend. The motivation of the twelve teams and 24 drivers is high to make their mark in the motorsport history books by winning the title. Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler is the most successful team in the series so far with with 43 podium finishes in six seasons. The team wants to defend its leading position with Lucas di Grassi and René Rast.