• Media ID-2894

    ACCIONA – which in 2017 led the first team to complete the Dakar Rally with a 100% electric vehicle – announces its return to motorsport, joining forces with rally legend Carlos Sainz and technical partner QEV Technologies. The ACCIONA | Sainz XE Team’s aims include contributing to global awareness regarding the effects of climate change and the need to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon economy.

DRIVER LINEUP

  • Media ID-2892

    Laia Sanz

    Laia Sanz has been crowned Trial World Champion 13 times, Enduro World Champion on five occasions and has finished the Dakar Rally ten times, between 2011 and 2020. She finished ninth overall in 2015, achieving the best result ever by a woman in the motorcycle category on the event. Her participation in Extreme E represents her official move from motorcycling to car racing.

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    Carlos Sainz

    Carlos Sainz, arguably one of the greatest rally drivers of all-time, has won the FIA World Rally Championship twice, in 1990 and 1992. He has also won the Dakar Rally three times: in 2010, 2018 and 2020. The Spanish driver received the Princess of Asturias Sports Award in 2020 for his successful career in elite world motorsport, and in the same year, was voted the best driver in rallying by fans and journalists.

DRIVER LINEUP

  • Media ID-2892

    Laia Sanz

    Laia Sanz has been crowned Trial World Champion 13 times, Enduro World Champion on five occasions and has finished the Dakar Rally ten times, between 2011 and 2020. She finished ninth overall in 2015, achieving the best result ever by a woman in the motorcycle category on the event. Her participation in Extreme E represents her official move from motorcycling to car racing.

  • Media ID-2891

    Carlos Sainz

    Carlos Sainz, arguably one of the greatest rally drivers of all-time, has won the FIA World Rally Championship twice, in 1990 and 1992. He has also won the Dakar Rally three times: in 2010, 2018 and 2020. The Spanish driver received the Princess of Asturias Sports Award in 2020 for his successful career in elite world motorsport, and in the same year, was voted the best driver in rallying by fans and journalists.