Simona de Silvestro: ‘Happy, but we could have finished seventh’ at Berlin ePrix

De Silvestro enjoyed her best ever Formula E starting position (10th) and out-qualified team mate Robin Frijns.

Simona de Silvestro Mexico
2015/2016 FIA Formula E Championship. Mexico City ePrix, Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, Mexico City, Mexico. Saturday 12 March 2016. Simona De Silvestro (SUI), Andretti – Spark SRT_01E. Photo: Zak Mauger/LAT/Formula E ref: Digital Image _79P2932

She finished in ninth, matching her best ever result in the series.

‘I’m happy. But I think we could have finished seventh, most of the race in the beginning we were right where Robin was, and he finished 6th. We had some issues at the end of the last stint, but it’s good to be in the points. That’s a positive.

Looking ahead to London, de Silvestro is looking forward to the track where she made her Formula E debut.

‘It’s the first track I know, so should be good to go there. I really enjoyed it last year so hopefully we get to have some fun there and some good races.’

Finally, on season three, de Silvestro confirmed there are no plans in place currently.

‘Not yet, all open right now. I’ve no clue what’s going to happen so the focus is to finish London strong and then we will see.’

The London ePrix take place on the 2nd and 3rd of July.

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