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Renesas MCU Car Rally

Thanks to all participants of the Renesas MCU Car Rally 2018!

For the fourth time, student teams from all over Europe faced each other in an exciting competition at the embedded world trade fair in Nuremberg, Germany on 1st March 2018. This year 28 teams comprising approximately 150 students and their professors participated in the challenge.



Congratulations to the winners:

  • 1st place: Team Road Runner, Gheorge Asachi Technical University of Iasi, Romania
  • 2nd place: Team FasTech1, University of Craiova, Romania
  • 3rd place: Team Brockenblitz, Harz University, Germany



The task was to build a self-guided model car from a basic car kit with all components supplied by Renesas. The sensors in front are able to detect a white line on the track. The challenge was to optimize the hardware and software that auto drives the car along the white line on the track.



MCU Car Rally

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MCU Car Rally

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