Tag Archive: car

Feb 27

Snow Drifting with the ThunderSmart IV!!!

Drifting on snow with the ThunderSmart IV, an LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3-built remote control rally car! I turn this otherwise stable EV3 robot racer into an awesome gymkhana machine on the snow! My Patreon supporter(s) for more than $5 for the month of January were: Venkateshalu, Albert Bricker and Turnabout Akamia. Thank you so much! My …

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Jan 16

GPS Navigation with the Falcon FAV100

The Falcon FAV100 is an autonomous car made with LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3. Adding a Dexter Industries dGPS and a HiTechnic Compass sensor, plus a RobotC program now gives the Falcon FAV100 the ability to navigate to the selected latitude and longitude coordinates. My Patreon supporter(s) for more than $5 for the month of December were: …

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Jan 02

ThunderSmart IV – EV3 Rally Car

Hello! Two years ago today, I shared with you the ThunderSmart III, a fast, fun to drive RC car made with NXT. Two years later, I am today excited to share with you the ThunderSmart IV, a lighter, faster, more efficient and cooler EV3-based evolution of the ThunderSmart line. Read  to check out this awesome …

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Nov 28

Falcon FAV100 – Fully Autonomous EV3 Car

The Falcon FAV100 is a fully autonomous vehicle built using LEGO Mindstorms EV3. It uses four different proximity sensors, including a Mindsensors SumoEyes, to detect and avoid obstacles as it drives. GPS integration is coming soon, which will complete the Autonomous driving capability. Lastly, awesome racecar styling ties together this sweet EV3 machine!     …

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