FIA statement - Incident at Formula E pre-season testing in Valencia


In response to an incident earlier today at Formula E pre-season testing in Valencia when a fire caused damage to a garage in the pit lane, on-track testing activity will not go ahead tomorrow, Wednesday.

Damage from the incident was contained following the activation of emergency procedures. One person was taken to hospital as a precaution but released without treatment.

An investigation into the cause of the incident is ongoing, but has already identified an issue which is being addressed. The investigation and further safety assessments will be completed and we aim to resume on-track activities from Thursday, subject to final confirmation tomorrow.