At a time when Formula 1 is being called “too technical” it should come as no surprise that cycling has similar complaints… The question is: is this just sour grapes or a legitimate concern? From the full article:
“They take away a lot of show and make you race more cautiously,” Quintana said of power meters. “I’d be the first in line to say they should be banned.”
Racing to the numbers has been a hot topic over the last 10 years as power meters swept through the peloton. In the 2013 Tirreno-Adriatico, Vincenzo Nibali slammed Sky for what he called racing by the numbers.