The autonomous Robocar has been manufactured by the Roborace which uses a number of technologies in order to drive itself. It is the driverless electric car that is able to open the new opportunities in the motorsport.
It includes five lidars such as radar, 18 sensors and six cameras. Beyond a simple public relation stunt and marketing ploy in order to attract the investors, Roborace is the event which demonstrates the goodwill and can exists between humans and the rapidly imaging AI humanoid robot developments.
In case of automotive industry, it levels the playing field by making the cars along with contributions of the team of equal importance. With the help of smart combination of both human and AI team mates and AI cars, the race takes on a new level of excitement.
Its sleek as well as styled form was achieved by the Daniel Simon, the automotive designer who has created many vehicles for Hollywood science fiction. This carbon free design of the Simon weighs in at 975 kg and measures 4.8 meter long and two meter wide.
It has been equipped with four motors and single battery which will be capable of speed over 320 kilometers per hour. It is the world’s first driverless electric car alongwith DEVBOT which is a development car.
The primary goal of the DEVBOT is to allow for developing their software as well as experience the hardware which will be used in Robocar.
Unlike the Robocar, the Devbot contains a cabin which can be driven by the human or computer which allows team to fully understand the way of thinking by car as well as feels on a racetrack alongside the comprehensive real time data.