Off-road racing is going electric with
is adding an
class to its Global Rallycross events. The United States Auto Club will help serve as the governing body for the circuit, but aside from that bit and news that this won't take place until the 2018 season, little else is known. The energy drink purveyor/
space jump funder
says that this will exist alongside gas-powered events and "will never replace the current formula."
The Verge notes
that as of now, there aren't any manufacturers or drivers onboard, either. Maybe
will sign on. After all,
it just backed out of
World Endurance Championship in favor of
This article by Timothy J. Seppala originally ran on Engadget, the definitive guide to this connected life.