Why Bird can bounce back after a tough 2021-22 Formula E season
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Why Bird can bounce back after a tough 2021-22 Formula E season

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With his winning streak coming to an end this season, the 2021-22 Formula E season was tumultuous for Sam Bird, failing to gather momentum as Jaguar generally struggled. But the long-term favourite looks forward to bouncing back next season as the championship enters its new era

A broken hand ended a Formula E convention that stretches back as far as the championship’s first ever year, and brought an early conclusion to a season completely unblessed by good fortune.

In every season, Sam Bird has claimed at least one victory, beginning with the Season 1 visit to Putrajaya, winning 10 more times since then. Three of those victories have been forthcoming in New York City, with Bird winning back-to-back races in the Big Apple during 2016-17. And, after moving from the Envision Virgin Racing squad to Jaguar for 2020-21, the Briton continued in the same vein with two wins that year.

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