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BY TISHIN DONKERSLEY, M.A.
American Le Mans Series (ALMS) auto racing is among the only places where auto manufacturers can showcase speed, braking, and handling, as well as the latest developments in green technology and motor designs, putting them to the test in the most extreme environments.
American Le Mans Series team owner and driver Chris Dyson of Dyson Racing values being green both on and off the track. With his team Dyson Racing claiming the championship in the American Le Mans Series Green X Challenge in 2010, it was also a win for green energy technology, cleaner cars, and biofuels. “Racing pushes the limits for research and development and ‘improves the breed,’ ” Dyson said. “It encourages manufacturers to develop new high-performance green technologies while keeping the racing fast and exciting, which ultimately benefits the consumer.” Read more