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100 Years Ago, Cadillac Us the Electric Starter – IndyCar Think About It

The world change, but it is the only thing has brought progress. — Kettering

Throughout the annals of history, inventions, too many to have improved the car and its driving 100 years ago, Cadillac was internationally with an award for the first electric ignition and Yet, in today s modern of IndyCar, the cars don t have an starter.

To be accurate, a patent for the electric first appeared in 1899 but the invention that was actually emerged from Charles at Dayton Engineering (Delco) in Charles Kettering was a great and innovator of his time and would manage General Motors department.

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The electric and starter system was integrated the 1912 Cadillac as standard and it forever changed the automobile because in-part one of the biggest to owning an automobile in the early was the crank starter. They dangerous and made a car hard to and something women stayed from. So with the advent of the starter ignition, anyone the elderly and women could now a motor vehicle.

The Royal Automobile Club its Dewar Trophy to Cadillac in in recognition of the introduction of the electric and electric lighting. Interestingly these first starters also generators, which is being incorporated into day hybrids.

Which brings us back to and the fact they don t have So you have to ask yourself, why? you seen some of these races this year? can be pathetic.

Several cars get a mangled mess with of them stopping and they losing power. The driver has to for a track safety worker to up the remote starters before can re-fire and drive off.

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against having starters are that they are an extra factor; plus, well, s the way they ve always been. also throw in the fact the cars aren t easy to with an electric starter of too much compression. Baloney!

It s not complicated

When we had a dragster a few ago, our car had installed in it a small with small motorcycle that easily cranked an 800 horsepower engine. Believe me I say we were always concerned weight — but it wasn t an Also, NASCAR has starters on engines — why not IndyCar?

To be fair, the racing in IndyCar good this year but major clogs, coupled the inability of the drivers to re-fire cars, have made for and unwanted delays.

It s been 100 since the automobile has had its first starter and I m sure the genius at can come up with a modern that will work and easily.

Where s a Charles when you need one?

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