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Electric Vehicle Racing Series

Roborace Will Be the World's First Driverless Car Championship

— December 22, 2015 — Autos
If you are into car races, the newly announced driverless car championship will likely appeal to you. Formula E and Kinetik have collaborated to launch Roborace in 2016. They are developing driverless vehicles that will use artificial intelligence to compete. The electrical vehicle racing series is a world first and is only just starting to show what automated automobiles are capable of.

Roborace will have ten teams using the same basic driverless cars. The races will take place on Formula E tracks in various major cities, with further details of the driverless car championship to come in the beginning of next year.

Challenges include developing the competitive software with AI that could anticipate obstacles in real time as well as analyzing risks and rewards.
Trend Themes
1. Driverless Car Technology - The development of driverless vehicles using artificial intelligence for racing competitions opens up opportunities for further advancement in autonomous transportation.
2. Automated Racing Series - The creation of a world-first driverless car championship showcases the potential for automated racing competitions and entertainment.
3. AI-powered Racing Software - The need for competitive software with AI capabilities that can anticipate obstacles in real time presents an opportunity for innovation in AI-based racing technology.
Industry Implications
1. Automotive - The automotive industry has the potential to benefit from the development of driverless car technology for racing and future consumer applications.
2. Entertainment - The entertainment industry can explore the opportunities presented by automated racing series to engage and captivate audiences with futuristic and thrilling live events.
3. Artificial Intelligence - The advancement of AI-powered racing software for driverless car competitions presents an opportunity for the artificial intelligence industry to expand its applications in the sports and entertainment sector.
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