With A Whirr, Not A Roar, Auto Racing Drives Toward An Electric Future #FormulaE
Brooklyn hosted the Formula E race showcasing high performance electric cars. Via NPR:
Welcome to Formula E. It’s like Formula 1, but it’s all-electric.
“Combustion engines are over,” Alberto Longo, the co-founder of Formula E, said in early July. “End of story.”
Ten different vehicle manufacturers participate in Formula E right now. All the teams in the race use the same body and battery, but can design their own motor and software to try to gain an advantage over each other on the track.
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