As the world becomes increasingly aware of the need for sustainable living, the motorsports industry is also taking steps to reduce its impact on the environment. One such example is the upcoming ABB FIA World Formula E, 2023 Hyderabad E-Prix event, which is promoting sustainable racing by implementing a number of environmentally-friendly initiatives.
The event organizers have committed to using renewable energy sources to power the event, such as solar and wind power. This not only reduces the event’s carbon footprint, but it also serves as an example of how renewable energy can be used in large-scale events. In addition, recycling and waste reduction programs will be implemented to minimize the event’s environmental impact.
Another way that the event is promoting sustainable racing is by featuring electric cars as the main attraction. Electric cars have significantly lower emissions compared to traditional gasoline-powered cars, and they also offer a more sustainable alternative for transportation. The event organizers hope that by showcasing the latest advancements in electric car technology, they will be able to encourage more people to make a shift towards sustainable transportation.
2023 Hyderabad E-Prix to raise awareness sustainable racing
The event is also promoting sustainable racing by creating awareness about the environmental impact of motorsports. Many motorsport events generate a significant amount of waste and pollution, and it’s important that people are aware of these issues. The event organizers plan to use the event as a platform to raise awareness about the environmental impact of motorsports, and to encourage other events to adopt more sustainable practices.
Sustainability is not only beneficial for the environment, but also for the motorsports industry. As more and more people become conscious of their impact on the environment, they will be more likely to attend motorsport events that promote sustainability. Furthermore, implementing sustainable practices can also help to reduce costs and improve the overall efficiency of the event.
Anil Kumar Chalamalasetty, Founder of Greenko Group and Ace Group said, “2023 Hyderabad E-Prix marks a step towards an urgent need to decarbonise the economy including the transport & mobility sector. 30 Days from now, India will be at the forefront of Electric Vehicle racing, hosting its first ever Formula E race in partnership with the Govt. of Telangana and support from the Govt. of India. We will accelerate our race to ensure that India Drives the future of sustainability and decarbonisation. I welcome you all to witness history in the making with the first of its kind race on 11th February 2023 on the streets of Hyderabad.”
A total of 11 teams with 22 cars will participate, including notable names like McLaren, Maserati, Porsche, Jaguar, Nissan, and Mahindra Racing. The highlight of the event will be the introduction of the Gen3 Era Formula E car, which is known for its top speed of 322kmph and its status as the world’s fastest, lightest, most powerful, and most efficient electric race car.
In conclusion, the upcoming 2023 Hyderabad E-Prix event is an example of how the motorsports industry can be more sustainable. By committing to using renewable energy sources, implementing recycling and waste reduction programs, featuring electric cars, and raising awareness about the environmental impact of motorsports, the event organizers Government of Telangana, FIA, and Ace Gen Nxt are promoting sustainable racing and setting an example for other motorsport events to follow.