Brilliant podium for Piquet in Punta del Este

China Racing and Campos Racing have concluded their participation in the third round of the Formula E with a brilliant podium finish claimed by Piquet Jr. García came 11th after having problems with his vehicle seat.

China Racing and Campos Racing have taken their first podium finish in the Formula E as Nelson Piquet Jr. took second on the podium driving one of their cars. Piquet Jr already performed pretty well during qualifying session as he took second slot, being beaten by a mere tenth and a half by Jean-Eric Vergne. Antonio García was 15th fastest due to hitting the wall in the free practice session.

At the start Piquet grabbed the lead from Vergne and led the race for the first  third of the race. After the pit stops, the pilot of China Racing was third but gained another place at the very end after a closely-fought battle wioth Vergne and Sebastien Buemi. García struggled with his vehicle seat and finally finished 11th. García was lapping similar times to his teammate until his incident in the free practice session.

Now the Formula E heads to Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 10 January 2015.