September 11, 2014
This is Formula E
Busy week end of Motosport with the debut of Formula E on Saturday.
I'm sure many will be as ambivalent and skeptical as we are at Axis about Formula E,
The rollout has not been easy and some demonstrations have been, to be kind, less than spectacular.
It was probably a good PR move to choose Beijing, on of the world's most polluted cities as the first venue and indeed in this latest clip promoting UK's ITV's broadcast there is much talk about "green". we're just not totally sure which green they are referring to.
Running on tight city tracks will help mask any speed deficiency and the gimmicky fan voted speed boost is presumably designed to attract the TV talent show audience.
But, we'll take a look. US Broadcast live on Fox Sports 1 at 3:30 pm