Sunday, April 3, 2016
Out-of-This-World Roborace Concept Car Previews Racing’s Future
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If you thought Formula E was the future of racing—think again. The newly-introduced Roborace is an autonomous electric racing series that will run alongside Formula E with cars that don’t require drivers. That’s right, no drivers. It’s a crazy concept and now it has a crazy concept car to match.
But Simon says that’s the purpose. He designed the car with the idea that it won’t be constrained by the problem of having a human who needs to be properly protected. Instead, he focused purely on making a car that balances beauty and aerodynamics.