James Calado

JAMES CALADO

Panasonic Jaguar Racing Driver

British Racing Driver, James Calado joined Panasonic Jaguar Racing driver ahead of season six of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. New to electric racing, Calado brings a wealth of single-seater experience.

The 30-year-old, who started karting in 1999, has competed against some of the biggest names in motorsports including Formula E champion Jean-Eric Vergne and F1 driver Valtteri Bottas, during his career. He became the 2017 WEC GTE Pro champion and in 2019 took victory in the GTE Pro class at the Le Mans 24 hours.

Calado, who is based in Penarth, Wales, has a wealth of single-seater experience in GP3, GP2, British F3 and F1, scoring points, podiums and wins which he is keen to replicate in Formula E.