“I think obviously if a company decides to go more into electric, it makes the decision to come into Formula E easier.”
Alejandro Agag, chief executive at Formula E, hopes Volkswagen’s push into the electric vehicle industry also pushes them to be more involved in the electric racing series, as it would help grow the competition into a more stable institution.
“Clearly the UK leaving the EU could weaken our ability to tackle air pollution, and it could mean the public could end up with less legal protection over their right to breathe clean air.”
London mayor Sadiq Khan addressed unexpected results caused by the Brexit including the loss of EU clean air standards. Khan called for a new and powerful Clean Air Act to, among other things, speed up the move to electric vehicles.
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