Vergne slams 'unacceptable' d'Ambrosio

Vergne slams 'unacceptable' d'Ambrosio

Techeetah racer Jean-Éric Vergne has criticised Jérôme d'Ambrosio's defensive driving during the Mexico City ePrix, believing his rival's approach denied him a realistic shot at a maiden Formula E victory. Read more…

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  1. Monday 3 April 2017

  2. Vergne slams 'unacceptable' d'Ambrosio 07:58

    Vergne slams 'unacceptable' d'Ambrosio

    Techeetah racer Jean-Éric Vergne has criticised Jérôme d'Ambrosio's defensive driving during the Mexico City ePrix, believing his rival's approach denied him…

    FE
  3. Friday 17 March 2017

  4. Vergne to enter WEC with Manor LMP2 team 11:16

    Vergne to enter WEC with Manor LMP2 team

    Ex-Formula 1 driver Jean-Éric Vergne will contest the LMP2 class of the World Endurance Championship with CEFC Manor TRS Racing in 2017, it has been…

    Misc
  5. Tuesday 21 February 2017

  6. Ferrari confirms Vergne no longer tester 12:33

    Ferrari confirms Vergne no longer tester

    Jean-Éric Vergne is no longer a test driver at Ferrari, the team has confirmed to GPUpdate.net. Vergne joined Ferrari's driver pool in late-2014, after…

    F1
  7. Thursday 26 January 2017

  8. Video of the Day: Vergne's real life gaming 05:36

    Video of the Day: Vergne's real life gaming

    Jean-Éric Vergne stars in a fun Formula E video, centred on his journey to the Las Vegas eRace.

    FE
  9. Sunday 8 January 2017

  10. Vergne, Delétraz join Dubai 24H line-up 11:12

    Vergne, Delétraz join Dubai 24H line-up

    Former Formula 1 racer Jean-Éric Vergne and Renault young driver Louis Delétraz will participate in next weekend's Dubai 24 Hours. Vergne raced in Formula…

    Misc
  11. Friday 8 July 2016

  12. Techeetah signs Vergne, Ma for FE team 08:00

    Techeetah signs Vergne, Ma for FE team

    Techeetah has also announced that Jean-Éric Vergne and Ma Qing Hua will race for the team in its debut season in the Formula E championship. Techeetah has…

    FE
  13. Monday 9 May 2016

  14. Video of the Day: Vergne's Paris diary 05:08

    Video of the Day: Vergne's Paris diary

    Watch a day in the life of DS Virgin Racing driver Jean-Éric Vergne in the build-up to the recent Paris ePrix.

    FE
  15. Tuesday 3 May 2016

  16. Pirelli begins 2017 tyre testing at Fiorano 13:02

    Pirelli begins 2017 tyre testing at Fiorano

    Pirelli has commenced its 2017 tyre testing programme with Ferrari's Jean-Éric Vergne behind the wheel of the F14-T, the outfit's 2014 car, at Fiorano on…

    F1
  17. Thursday 21 April 2016

  18. Video: Vergne drives through Paris 15:17

    Video: Vergne drives through Paris

    Local racer Jean-Éric Vergne drives a DS Virgin Formula E car through the streets of France's capital, Paris.

    FE
  19. Friday 11 March 2016

  20. Video: Vergne vs Bird - Juggling contest 11:07

    Video: Vergne vs Bird - Juggling contest

    Jean-Éric Vergne and Sam Bird, team-mates at Virgin in Formula E, continue their head-to-head challenges.

    FE
  21. Monday 1 February 2016

  22. Video: Vergne vs Bird drawing challenge 12:16

    Video: Vergne vs Bird drawing challenge

    DS Virgin drivers Jean-Éric Vergne and Sam Bird continue their head-to-head challenges by drawing.

    FE
  23. Wednesday 12 August 2015

  24. Vergne: I have 'good chance' of Haas seat 17:13

    Vergne: I have 'good chance' of Haas seat

    Jean-Éric Vergne says he has a "good chance" of securing a Haas F1 race seat for 2016, despite recently committing himself to a season in Formula E with DS…

    F1
  25. Saturday 8 August 2015

  26. Vergne partners Bird at Virgin Racing 09:22

    Vergne partners Bird at Virgin Racing

    DS Virgin Racing has announced that Jean-Éric Vergne and Sam Bird will race for the Formula E squad in the second season of the championship, which begins in…

    FE
  27. Wednesday 1 July 2015

  28. Vergne: FE performances show ability 09:11

    Vergne: FE performances show ability

    Former Toro Rosso driver Jean-Éric Vergne says that the speed he has displayed during the inaugural Formula E championship proves his ability. Vergne spent…

    F1
  29. Saturday 28 February 2015

  30. Vergne completes Ferrari demo in Adelaide 08:11

    Vergne completes Ferrari demo in Adelaide

    Jean-Éric Vergne got behind the wheel of a Ferrari Formula 1 car for the first time on Saturday when he completed a demonstration run around the streets of…

    F1
  31. Tuesday 13 January 2015

  32. Vergne spends first day in Ferrari simulator 18:17

    Vergne spends first day in Ferrari simulator

    Recently-signed Ferrari test driver Jean-Éric Vergne has officially started work at the team. The Frenchman, who lost his Toro Rosso race seat at the end of…

    F1
  33. Monday 12 January 2015

  34. Vergne eyeing 2016 race seat at Ferrari 12:40

    Vergne eyeing 2016 race seat at Ferrari

    Toro Rosso outcast Jean-Éric Vergne reckons his switch to Ferrari will provide an "excellent opportunity" for the 2016 Formula 1 season. Vergne, now racing…

    F1
  35. Friday 2 January 2015

  36. Vergne to be joined by Andretti in Argentina 14:45

    Vergne to be joined by Andretti in Argentina

    Jean-Éric Vergne will remain on the Formula E grid for next weekend's Buenos Aires ePrix, with Marco Andretti joining him at Andretti Autosport. Vergne…

    FE
  37. Friday 19 December 2014

  38. Ferrari confirms Vergne as test driver 16:40

    Ferrari confirms Vergne as test driver

    Ferrari has confirmed that former Toro Rosso racer Jean-Éric Vergne has joined the team as test driver and will focus on car development in the…

    F1
  39. Tuesday 16 December 2014

  40. Vergne 'very happy' with Formula E debut 12:36

    Vergne 'very happy' with Formula E debut

    Jean-Éric Vergne says he was "very happy" with his debut weekend in Formula E, despite losing a potential victory on the penultimate lap. Ex-Toro Rosso…

    FE
  41. Saturday 13 December 2014

  42. Tost: Difficult decision to drop Vergne 09:33

    Tost: Difficult decision to drop Vergne

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost says that dropping Jean-Éric Vergne for 2015 in favour of Carlos Sainz Jr. was a "difficult decision". Vergne, who will…

    F1
  43. Monday 8 December 2014

  44. Vergne to make Formula E debut in Uruguay 14:09

    Vergne to make Formula E debut in Uruguay

    Former Toro Rosso driver Jean-Éric Vergne will make his Formula E debut with Andretti in this weekend's third round of the championship in Uruguay. Vergne…

    FE
  45. Winners and Losers of the 2014 F1 season 08:38

    Winners and Losers of the 2014 F1 season

    After 19 races it was Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton who emerged as the World Champion for the second time in his career. But across the season several drivers…

    F1
  46. Saturday 29 November 2014

  47. Ousted Vergne targets switch to IndyCar 09:11

    Ousted Vergne targets switch to IndyCar

    Toro Rosso outcast Jean-Éric Vergne says he is setting his sights on a switch to IndyCar for the 2015 season. Vergne finished 13th in the Formula 1…

    F1
  48. Thursday 27 November 2014

  49. Toro Rosso to name second driver on Monday 10:13

    Toro Rosso to name second driver on Monday

    The driver joining Max Verstappen at Toro Rosso for the 2015 season will be revealed on Monday, Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko has confirmed. Verstappen was…

    F1
  50. Wednesday 26 November 2014

  51. Vergne announces Toro Rosso exit 14:26

    Vergne announces Toro Rosso exit

    Jean-Éric Vergne has announced that he will not be racing for Toro Rosso in Formula 1 next season, with Red Bull bosses opting to replace the Frenchman after…

    F1
  52. Saturday 22 November 2014

  53. Lynn remains hopeful over Toro Rosso seat 07:22

    Lynn remains hopeful over Toro Rosso seat

    Newly-crowned GP3 champion Alex Lynn is remaining hopeful that he will be picked by Red Bull bosses to join Max Verstappen at Toro Rosso next season. Lynn…

    F1
  54. Wednesday 19 November 2014

  55. Abu Dhabi memories: Alonso's bold pass 05:03

    Abu Dhabi memories: Alonso's bold pass

    Ferrari's Fernando Alonso pulls a daring move on Toro Rosso's Jean-Éric Vergne in Abu Dhabi in 2013.

    F1
  56. Monday 3 November 2014

  57. Vergne says Grosjean incident 'good racing' 10:35

    Vergne says Grosjean incident 'good racing'

    Jean-Éric Vergne says the contact with Romain Grosjean in the closing stages of the United States Grand Prix was just "good racing", even though he was hit…

    F1
  58. Saturday 1 November 2014

  59. Tost: Nothing decided on vacant Toro Rosso seat 11:23

    Tost: Nothing decided on vacant Toro Rosso seat

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost says the identity of Max Verstappen's team-mate in 2015 will not be confirmed until after the final round of the year in…

    F1
  60. Thursday 30 October 2014

  61. Vergne says he is 'best option' for Toro Rosso 17:45

    Vergne says he is 'best option' for Toro Rosso

    Jean-Éric Vergne reckons he is the "best option" out of the drivers vying to race alongside Max Verstappen at Toro Rosso next season. While the team…

    F1
  62. Wednesday 22 October 2014

  63. Background: The Toro Rosso candidates 15:57

    Background: The Toro Rosso candidates

    New Toro Rosso recruit Max Verstappen will become the youngest driver in F1 history when he takes to the grid aged 17 next year. But who is likely to partner…

    F1
  64. Tuesday 14 October 2014

  65. Mateschitz hints at second chance for Vergne 09:53

    Mateschitz hints at second chance for Vergne

    Red Bull owner Dietrich Mateschitz has hinted that Toro Rosso's Jean-Éric Vergne could be thrown a lifeline for 2015. Max Verstappen was confirmed at Toro…

    F1
  66. Sunday 12 October 2014

  67. Toro Rosso pair hindered by fuel saving 18:14

    Toro Rosso pair hindered by fuel saving

    Toro Rosso pair Jean-Éric Vergne and Daniil Kvyat say that the squad must understand why they had to save so much fuel during the inaugural Russian Grand Prix…

    F1
  68. Saturday 11 October 2014

  69. Kvyat overjoyed with best ever grid slot 15:14

    Kvyat overjoyed with best ever grid slot

    Daniil Kvyat was suitably delighted after claiming the best grid position of his Formula 1 career for his home Grand Prix in Russia. The Toro Rosso rookie…

    F1
  70. Vergne still an option for Toro Rosso 03:08

    Vergne still an option for Toro Rosso

    Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost says retaining Jean-Éric Vergne for the 2015 season is still an option. It was announced in August that Max Verstappen would be…

    F1
  71. Thursday 9 October 2014

  72. F1 drivers to wear stickers for Bianchi 09:50

    F1 drivers to wear stickers for Bianchi

    F1 drivers will wear helmet stickers in support of Jules Bianchi at this weekend's Russian Grand Prix. Bianchi's family released a statement on Tuesday…

    F1
  73. Saturday 4 October 2014

  74. Vergne handed grid penalty for engine change 10:30

    Vergne handed grid penalty for engine change

    Jean-Éric Vergne will start Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix from 21st on the grid after Toro Rosso elected to change the internal combustion engine in his car for…

    F1
  75. Tuesday 23 September 2014

  76. Winners and Losers at the Singapore Grand Prix 08:32

    Winners and Losers at the Singapore Grand Prix

    The 2014 edition of the Singapore Grand Prix was a slow burner but nonetheless vitally important in the context of the championship fight. Lewis Hamilton…

    F1
  77. Sunday 21 September 2014

  78. Vergne fights back to earn best result of season 17:05

    Vergne fights back to earn best result of season

    Outgoing Toro Rosso driver Jean-Éric Vergne recorded his best finish in over a year as he battled to sixth in the Singapore Grand Prix. Vergne achieved the…

    F1
  79. Wednesday 17 September 2014

  80. Vergne: I have potential to be like Ricciardo 10:30

    Vergne: I have potential to be like Ricciardo

    Jean-Éric Vergne believes he has the "potential" to do as well as Daniel Ricciardo in Formula 1, providing he is given the chance. Vergne faces an uncertain…

    F1
  81. Monday 25 August 2014

  82. Kvyat: This was a good but tough race 13:02

    Kvyat: This was a good but tough race

    Daniil Kvyat enjoyed "a positive weekend" and took his fifth points finish of the season on Sunday in the Belgian Grand Prix. Kvyat lined up in eleventh on…

    F1
  83. Tuesday 19 August 2014

  84. Vergne still aiming for 2015 seat 11:54

    Vergne still aiming for 2015 seat

    Jean-Éric Vergne says he is determined to prove that he deserves to remain in Formula 1, having lost out on a 2015 Toro Rosso seat to Max…

    F1
  85. Sunday 10 August 2014

  86. Formula 1 mid-season review: Toro Rosso 07:00

    Formula 1 mid-season review: Toro Rosso

    As the Formula 1 fraternity enjoys the summer break, GPUpdate.net takes the opportunity to analyse team and driver performances over the first 11 rounds of the…

    F1
  87. Monday 4 August 2014

  88. Video: Onboard with Vergne in Assen 13:30

    Video: Onboard with Vergne in Assen

    Ride onboard with Jean-Éric Vergne during his recent Formula 1 demo on the streets of Assen.

    F1
  89. Saturday 2 August 2014

  90. Exclusive interview with Jean-Éric Vergne 09:00

    Exclusive interview with Jean-Éric Vergne

    The summer break allegedly sees Formula 1 drivers take a step back from the world of racing. But earlier this week, a Red Bull and the streets of Assen were…

    F1
  91. Video of the Day: Vergne's F1 demo in Assen 05:00

    Video of the Day: Vergne's F1 demo in Assen

    Enjoy highlights of Jean-Éric Vergne's recent Formula 1 demo on the streets of Assen.

    F1
  92. Friday 1 August 2014

  93. 09:26

    Photos: Vergne gives F1 demo in Assen

    F1
  94. Vergne completes Assen Formula 1 demo 09:25

    Vergne completes Assen Formula 1 demo

    Jean-Éric Vergne completed his planned F1 demo on the streets of Assen on Thursday evening. The Toro Rosso driver took to the wheel of Red Bull's RB8…

    F1
  95. Saturday 26 July 2014

  96. Kvyat vows to learn from qualifying error 16:52

    Kvyat vows to learn from qualifying error

    Daniil Kvyat has vowed to learn from the mistake that prevented him from progressing to the final phase of qualifying in Hungary. The Toro Rosso rookie spun…

    F1
  97. Tuesday 22 July 2014

  98. Vergne to demo Red Bull F1 car at Assen 16:20

    Vergne to demo Red Bull F1 car at Assen

    Toro Rosso driver Jean-Éric Vergne will showcase a modern Formula 1 car at Assen next week. The Frenchman, contesting his third campaign in the top echelon…

    F1
  99. Tost: Kvyat is doing a fantastic job 10:52

    Tost: Kvyat is doing a fantastic job

    Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost has heaped praise on Daniil Kvyat for "doing a fantastic job" during the first half of his rookie Formula 1 season. Kvyat…

    F1
  100. Monday 21 July 2014

  101. Penalty point for Vergne after track limits breach 11:52

    Penalty point for Vergne after track limits breach

    Toro Rosso driver Jean-Éric Vergne has been given a penalty point on his licence following the German Grand Prix. Vergne was battling with Romain Grosjean…

    F1
  102. Monday 7 July 2014

  103. Kvyat: Great to see the hard work pay off 09:41

    Kvyat: Great to see the hard work pay off

    Daniil Kvyat returned to the points in the British Grand Prix last weekend when he brought his car home in ninth place. It was a welcome result for the 2014…

    F1
  104. Saturday 5 July 2014

  105. Strategy error costly for Toro Rosso 16:14

    Strategy error costly for Toro Rosso

    Toro Rosso Technical Director James Key admitted that the Italian squad made a strategic error during the final stages of qualifying at Silverstone, costing…

    F1
  106. Tuesday 24 June 2014

  107. Kvyat: Looking promising for coming races 15:58

    Kvyat: Looking promising for coming races

    Daniil Kvyat believes Scuderia Toro Rosso made a 'solid step forward' last weekend and he has insisted it is looking promising, even if the team did suffer a…

    F1
  108. Friday 20 June 2014

  109. Toro Rosso handed suspended fine for tyre error 18:39

    Toro Rosso handed suspended fine for tyre error

    Toro Rosso has been handed a suspended €10,000 fine for running a set of tyres outside of the permitted window during the opening practice session for the…

    F1
  110. Tuesday 10 June 2014

  111. Vergne enjoys 'maybe' best race of F1 career 11:34

    Vergne enjoys 'maybe' best race of F1 career

    Jean-Éric Vergne has said his race in Canada last weekend was 'maybe' the best of his Formula 1 career so far. Vergne has endured a miserable run of luck of…

    F1
  112. Monday 9 June 2014

  113. Winners and Losers at the Canadian Grand Prix 09:10

    Winners and Losers at the Canadian Grand Prix

    A dramatic Canadian Grand Prix saw Mercedes beaten for the first time in 2014, with Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo stealing victory from Nico Rosberg. On the other…

    F1
  114. Friday 21 July 2017

  115. 01:00

    Jean-Éric Vergne completed his first laps in a Ferrari F1 car during a demo in Adelaide on Saturday.

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