That is quite a race car, the video would have been even more impressive showing it from a standing start. And certainly steering, or, more correctly, aiming, is definitely quite a challenge, although watching from behind should allow one to keep the vehicle in the center of the track.
A discussion of the actual driving process would be very int6eresting, I am sure.
RC cars running ICE powerplants actually lag behind in the speed department when compared to the electrics. Brushless motors and LiPo batteries have given electrics a big advantage. The main problem for ICE power plants is gearing. They can't go from 0 to 188mph with a single gear. They would need 4 or 5 and then range becomes an issue.
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Noting that we now live in an era of “confusion and ill-conceived stuff,” Ammunition design studio founder Robert Brunner, speaking at Gigaom Roadmap, said that by adding connectivity to everything and its mother, we aren't necessarily doing ourselves any favors, with many ‘things’ just fine in their unconnected state.
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