View Full Version : Formula one goes green

2007-Nov-01, 01:56 PM
The news. (http://www.wired.com/cars/coolwheels/news/2007/11/formula_one)

Kinetic-energy recovery systems which make their F1 debut in 2009, are one area where F1 is already advancing green car technology(...) These systems use a flywheel in the transmission to capture the energy generated during braking and store it for use during acceleration.

Looks interesting...

2007-Nov-01, 02:12 PM
So I guess that makes it Formula 2? :)

2007-Nov-01, 02:36 PM
Next thing they will be using fuel cells. Or *gasp* diesel.......