NIO 333 Formula E Team announced on Monday evening that they have signed Tom Blomqvist for season seven of the ABB FIA Formula E world championship, replacing Daniel Abt as Oliver Turvey.
Speaking about the news, Blomvist said:
I am extremely happy to be joining NIO 333 for the 2021 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship season and cannot wait to get started with the team.
“I’m very grateful for the opportunity and the trust that the team has placed in me, and I can’t wait to repay them with success on track.
“To be back in Formula E full-time is fantastic as the series has gone from strength to strength over the years and I feel very proud to be back on the grid for Season 7.
“It has been great to get to know the team recently and build those relationships – together we are all highly motivated for the season ahead and the positive atmosphere is brilliant to be a part of.”
Blomqvist was part of Panasonic Jaguar Racing’s ABB FIA Formula E team in 2019/20 as reserve driver.