The auto industry has been following a trend in recent years. The exhaust, for decades an important detail in the rear apron of the car for the following drivers, disappears quietly from the streets.
Extreme E is a new electric off-road racing series for SUVs from 2021. The races take place in areas that are particularly affected by climate change. In addition to the actual races, the organizers want to use this event to draw attention to the dangers of climate change. The racetracks are therefore deliberately chosen near dwindling rainforests, on decreasing glaciers and endangered beaches. The first racing series in 2021 will consist of five races at locations particularly affected by climate change.