Premiere Formula E in Jakarta: DHL Official Logistics Partner

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Jakarta, IO – As Official Founding and Logistics Partner for Formula E car racing, DHL is collaborating with DHL Motorsports team to provide end-to-end logistics solutions to the first all-electric motorsport world championship event to be held in Indonesia. Leveraging its expertise in multi-modal freight solutions, DHL delivered race cars, batteries and charging units, as well as media and broadcasting equipment, to Jakarta, Indonesia. The company also provided value-added services, such as customs clearance and physical inspection, trucking, as well as state-of-the-art forklift and equipment. 

Vincent Yong, President Director of DHL Global Forwarding Indonesia, expressed his pride in supporting a successful Formula E event in Jakarta: “We are excited to have a Formula E race in Jakarta for the first time. Our tailored, multi-modal transport approach maximizes efficiency and reduces CO2 emissions, further pushing the green agenda for both Formula E and DHL.” 

Formula E CEO Jamie Reigle comments: “DHL has been an integral partner to Formula E from inception and we are delighted to extend and enhance our collaboration. Transporting the freight is a fundamental aspect to the running of Formula E and DHL continues to do so with a passion for driving forward new sustainable measures which have relevance throughout the logistics industry.” 

Other joint Formula E and DHL initiatives of the enhanced partner package include DHL’s “Legacy Program”, with activities such as tree planting, a city street-art mural utilizing carbon absorbing paints, participation in community engagement at key Formula E race locations as well as DHL’s involvement in the “FIA Girls On Track” project, with on- and off-track activities to introduce young women (8-18 years) to a potential career in motorsports.