Is Gas-Powered Racing Innovation Dead? | Gas 2
Event attendance at NASCAR, MotoGP and other series has plummeted during the recession. Formula One and MotoGP fans and racers alike complain that excessive use of electronics has ruined the sport by making it less competitive. The new Moto2 spec engine class is by far the most competitive and exciting, yet comparatively low-tech. Electric motorcycle racing series TTXGP has spawned more innovation halfway through its first season than quite possibly the entire ICE motorcycle industry has over the past decade.