An up-close walkaround of the season 4 DS Virgin Formula E car, followed by a drive of the  DS E-tense electric concept car.

In this video from Motorsport TV’s weekly program The Flying Lap, Bird explains how the unique powertrain of the car means almost all of its weight is towards the rear.

Formula E ace Sam Bird reveals the secrets of the DS Virgin Formula E car, prior to editor Glenn Freeman getting behind the wheel himself.

Freeman also gets to drive the one-of-a-kind DS E-tense electric concept car, with Bird critiquing his turn-in points from the passenger seat.