Yeah, we’re a sucker for a good hack, and we’re a sucker for anything involving RC cars , too. Happy day for us, then, as the two come together in blissful harmony with this project from Michael Schweitzer and Michael Himmelsbach at the University of Bundeswehr Munich. It’s a 1:10 scale auto with ’s fancy cam mounted up front and what looks to be a surplus Dell XPS M1330 riding in style on the back. The laptop is running a simplified version of the software that propelled the school’s MuCAR-3, a full-sized VW Touareg, in the Darpa Urban Challenge.

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