- DTM champion in the top ten on his debut for Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler
- Lucas di Grassi gains twelve places after mistake in qualifying
- Sam Bird takes a podium for Audi customer team Envision Virgin Racing
Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler scored points with both cars in the first race of Formula E after the break of more than five months. Lucas di Grassi showed one of his typical comeback drives after a botched qualifying session. DTM champion René Rast scored a point straight away in his first race for Audi in the electric racing series.