Pioneering Progress | Electric Car Racing at Watergate Bay Sprint

October 22, 2023

Motorsport UK TV attended the 2023 Watergate Bay Sprint event to sit down with David Richards CBE, Chairman of Motorsport UK, to discuss the thrilling world of electric vehicle racing.


This year, the Watergate Bay Sprint broke new ground by introducing an electric car class to the competition. Discover how electric vehicles are not just the future but the present of motorsport. We delve into the unique concept of racing in vehicles that you can also drive on public roads, as David discusses the intersection of sustainability and innovation in racing. Get a glimpse of the challenges, triumphs, and endless potential that electric car racing brings to the motorsport scene.



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