The future of racing will soon include Roborace, the world’s first driverless electric race cars, complete with front / rear radars, side / rear LIDAR sensors, ultrasonic sensors, front cameras and another camera on the taller fin where a 360° TV camera also resides. Powering everything is an NVIDIA Drive PX 2 supercomputer, which has 12 CPU cores capable of 8-teraflops of computing power and 24 trillion operations a second. Continue reading for another video and more information.
“Roborace is scheduled to start later this year, when the third season of Formula E begins as well. Not much is known about the competition apart from the fact that there will be ten teams with two cars each, all of them identical,” according to Auto Evolution.