What happened: audi formed up a group of scientists from different backgrounds and countries, call the group of “Part-Time Scientists” to build a robotic rover for the moon exploration.
About the rover: Absolutely, the 3d printing technology give a hand of help in the design process. The rover, named “audi lunar quattro”, is designed to work under the extreamly hard temperature and condition. With solar energy, the rover can run and capture the HD photos in 360 Degrees forever.
What Next: This project from audi is part of Google Lunar XPrize competition which have 30$ Millions USD waiting for it’s winner, you can also join it. For more details about the Part-Time-Scientist Project please visit the audi dedicated microsite.