Like any other application HTS is not following default route of having Global.asax as starting point. "I believe" this is not good and there are few other things which "I believe" you won't do it for your production code which we will be going to customize in upcoming blog post.
Flow of process for Hot Towel SPA template
- Customizing Application specific settings
- Remove breeze and adding support for web api
- Adding any more JS support.