A brand new South African ePrix event has been announced in Cape Town this x for the ongoing Formula E season. Read to know more about the upcoming Cape Town ePrix 2023.
Cape Town ePrix 2023 is an upcoming formula E racing event. Its inaugural edition will be the 5th event of ongoing 2022-23 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship season. The event will also mark the first iteration of Formula E racing within the Sub-Saharan Africa region.
As the name suggests, the upcoming ePrix racing event will be held at the Cape Town Street Circuit. While the event was initially planned to be a part of the 2022 calendar, it was pushed back due to covid-19 pandemic.
Following the recent cancelation of Seoul ePrix, the event’s plan was reintroduced this year. The Cape Town formula race will feature Formula E Gen3 cars like the recent Hyderabad ePrix event. However, changing the car won’t be permitted during racing periods.
Further information on schedule, tv, live stream, and other aspects of the upcoming Cape Town ePrix 2023 are listed below.
When will the Formula E event be held?
- Date: Saturday, February 25, 2023
- Time: 09:03 a.m. ET
The inaugural Cape Town ePrix is scheduled to start this Saturday, February 25, 2023. The second free practice will start at 02:05 a.m. and later at 09:03 a.m. ET actual race will begin.
Cape Town ePrix 2023 Schedule:
The official schedule for upcoming Formula E racing event is listed below –
|Friday, February 24||09:55 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.||Free Practice 1|
|Saturday, February 25||02:05 a.m. – 02:55 a.m.||Free Practice 2|
|04:40 a.m. – 05:55 a.m.||Qualifying Race|
|09:03 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.||Main Race|
Where will the Race event be held?
- Course: Cape Town Street Circuit
- Location: Cape Town, South Africa
The upcoming Formula E ePrix event will be held at the recently unveiled Cape Town Street Circuit 2023. It is a 3E grade FIA Formula racing circuit. The track is of 2.921 km in length and has 12 turns. It is located in Cape Town, South Africa.
How to watch Cape Town ePrix 2023 on TV?
- Channel 4
Within United Kingdom, Channel 4 will air the upcoming Cape Town ePrix 2023 event live. While highlights of the qualifying and main race will be available to watch on Eurosport 2. For formula E viewers in the United States, CBS Sports Network will provide live broadcast of the upcoming South African event.
How to Live Stream the race event?
- CBS Sports
In UK, Discovery+ will provide live stream of the upcoming Cape Town ePrix 2023 event. While in USA, the event will be available to watch online through CBS Sports online streaming website along with their official mobile app. For international viewers, Disney+hotstar subscription will be required to live stream the upcoming racing event.