r/c car

Heinz Automato: Automatic Ketchup Dispenser

These videos of the Heinz Automato are from 2007 (OLD!!!!!). I saw them a few years back, but apparently they're making their way around the internets again,...
January 10, 2011

Race Car Controlled With Blackberry Storm

So apparently some guys programmed a Blackberry Storm to control a little toy race car using its accelerometers. Then they posted the video on Youtube. Then McLaren...
March 11, 2009

Spider Robot Shoots Webs, Catches Criminals

This spider-inspired robot apparently shoots webs to catch criminals in the act of cowering like little girls. Per translated German: Which like an ugly remote controlled car...
January 27, 2009

Whee!: Toy Car Runs On Walls, Ceilings

The Air Hog Zero Gravity R/C isn't zero gravity or radio controlled. But it does stick to walls thanks to the vacuum it creates via a little...
September 9, 2008

Guy Paints Car Pictures Using RC Cars

Ian Cook is an artist that specializes in painting car portraits using RC cars and wheels instead of brushes. Which, unbeknownst to me, apparently there's a market...
August 15, 2008

Christmas List: R/C Car Metal Detector

The London Science Museum added metal detecting technology to an R/C car so you can find treasure and have fun at the same time. The car beeps...
December 4, 2007

Ninja Vs. Pirate: The Battle Rages On

Who's the supreme killer, ninja or pirate? Now you can help settle the debate yourself thanks to these inflatable radio controlled characters from ThinkGeek. They cost $35...
November 21, 2007

Radio Controlled Knight Rider KITT Car, Sweet

Finally, your own KITT car, just 1/15 scale. The Knight Industries Two Thousand R/C car comes complete with headlights, flashing red sensor in front, some speech capabilities,...
November 9, 2007

Lunar Mining Robot Looks Like Awesome Toy

Scarab, the moon miner, was developed at the Robotics Institute of Carnegie Mellon. He's an awesome little guy designed to mine "hydrogen, possibly water, and other volatile...
September 21, 2007

USB Powered RC Car

Okay, I know there are a lot of useless USB gadgets out there, but I think we can all agree that this one is a must have....
August 21, 2007