Photos: Robot racers tune up for DARPA Challenge

Photos: Robot racers tune up for DARPA Challenge

Summary: Teams from around the country are getting ready for the 2005 Darpa Grand Challenge for robotic cars.

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  • Darpa team

    The team completed three mandatory runs, each under 34 seconds, and an optional freestyle demonstration around the school's football field to qualify for the final 43 teams.

  • IRV

    From the home of the Indy 500, Indiana's Robotic Vehicle or IRV, was built by the "offspring" of IndyRobotics LLC and the Indy Robot Racing Team.

  • hills

    Here's an example from the 2004 race of the nasty terrain that the entrants had to encounter. The 150-mile course for this year's event will be held somewhere in the desert in the southwestern United States. The exact course will not be revealed until two hours before the race.

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