Genesys Andretti United Extreme E today announced multi-year contract extensions with the race winning driver pairing of Catie Munnings and Timmy Hansen. One of the most prolific driver partnerships in the series, Munnings and Hansen will continue to drive for Genesys Andretti United XE in Season 3.
Since 2021 Munnings, 2016 European Rally Champion, and Hansen, 2019 World Rallycross Champion, have been with the team in the battle to reach the top of the title Championship of Extreme E. The long-standing partnership between the British and Swedish drivers to date has produced several successful and unforgettable moments, securing three podiums and most notably winning the 2021 Extreme E Arctic X Prix, becoming the first ever winners of a motorsport event in Greenland.
Michael Andretti, Chairman and CEO, Andretti Autosport, said:
“Extreme E is a crucial contribution to our sustainability mission at Andretti Autosport. Catie and Timmy are one of the top driver combinations in the Extreme E paddock and we are thrilled to have them leading our team for Season 3 and beyond. Their experience and commitment to the series only helps us to continue to develop our sustainability journey through the series and continue to push to the front of the field.”
Catie Munnings, Driver, Genesys Andretti United Extreme E, said:
“I’m so excited to continue my journey with Genesys Andretti United Extreme E. As a team, we have been able to continue to challenge the front of the field over the past few seasons. We have a great set of people around us that strive for the best, a focus of Extreme E not only in racing but in protecting and supporting our environment. I’m looking forward to continuing my time with the team. Roll on next year.”
Timmy Hansen, Driver, Genesys Andretti United Extreme XE, said:
“I look forward to continuing my time with Genesys Andretti United Extreme E. Catie and I continue to perfect and polish our driving styles to push ourselves to the top of the series. Ultimately, our aim is to win the Championship and being with Genesys Andretti United, I truly believe that we have all the tools we need for success.”
Roger Griffiths, Team Principal, Genesys Andretti United XE, said:
“We are thrilled to have Catie and Timmy re-sign with the Genesys Andretti United Extreme E team as we head into Season 3. The pair have been a formidable partnership throughout the past two seasons, producing some truly memorable performances. They are both fantastic representatives within the Series, promoting its environmental message, and we are excited to continue to work with both as we continue to push ourselves forward.”