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Varsity Challenge 2016 ROUND TWO | eMotoRacing
Sunday Results Sunday's round two of this weekend's eMotoRacing Varsity Challenge at New Jersey Motorsports Park took on a different look than Saturday's event. The student built prototypes held their own against the private teams on their production based ebikes. Although round one was exciting, it settled into 2 distinct races within the 6 lap affair. Collegiate Teams battled each other, but could not keep up with the wild battle up front among the private teams on production based ebikes. Round two showcased the real progress being made by the innovative engineering departments of Rochester Institute of Technology and University of Sherbrooke, Quebec. Sunday's Round Two Race Report... RIT graduate, current Cornell faculty member, and IOM veteran Karl Smolenski on the RIT collegiate entry battled early with Canadian Expert road racer Samuel Proulx on the U of Sherbrooke prototype. On lap four Proulx began to pull away from Smolenski, and eventually caught Berbeco for an impressive