How Motorsport Has Transformed Every Car on the Road

Published On 12/02/2016 Published On 12/02/2016
Motorsports is in Every Car
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Ray Harroun's Indy 500 winning car | Flickr/Insomnia Cured Here
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Ken Block, on the left, at World RallyCross in Germany | Aaron Miller/Thrillist
If you've ever braced for a harsh impact with a pothole, only to find it wasn't all that bad, chances are you have a motorsport engineer to thank for it.
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Ford's 3.5L EcoBoost V6 engine | Courtesy of Ford
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Formula One runs all systems through a single ECU | Courtesy of McLaren
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Your car is cheaper and better as a result of drivers racing on the weekend.