13 years after F1, IndyCar finally introduces KERS/Hybrid

A portion of the 2016 Mercedes F1 engine
A portion of the 2016 Mercedes F1 engine

Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) that IndyCar is introducing in 2022 is an innovation introduced in Formula One from the 2009 Season to give cars a short-term power boost on each lap. Although not used in 2010, KERS made a return to the sport in 2011. It was renamed to ERS-K for the 2014 season and remains in use today.

However, the current F1 power unit is far far more advanced. Learn from the video below:

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