Components E’s first race ends in spectacular style
Nervous that the all-electrical Components E racing league will one way or the other be much less thrilling than its fuel-powered Components 1 counterpart? Do not be. The inaugural Beijing race ended on Saturday with about as a lot drama as you’d anticipate from typical motorsports. The final lap concerned a neck-and-neck battle between Renault’s Nicolas Prost and Venturi’s Nick Heidfeld that led to a spectacular crash on the final nook (proven under); Prost says he inadvertently clipped Heidfeld whereas jockeying for place. Audi’s Lucas di Grassi finally claimed the historic first win by waltzing previous his wrecked rivals. There is no ensures that the upcoming Malaysia race will produce such a spectacular end, however it’s clear that eco-pleasant competitions do not essentially result in pleasant driving.