Kraftwagen is the pit-stop for all Formula One and automobile enthusiasts. As opposed to its more physical conduction in previous years featuring hand-made robots taking on daring situations, this year saw a more thought-provoking approach in an online setting.
Kraftwagen was a perfect sandbox to test multipurpose bots. While saBOTage tested the bots’ durability and the driver’s skill in VR, Atlantis Arcade featured amphibious bots manoeuvre shaky grounds and troubling waters.
In Kraftwagen, participants designed and built their very own multi-purpose bots with help from the organisers. They were put to the test in a series of obstacle courses and challenging tasks. Only the strongest bot was able to emerge as the winner in this battle of machines.
Crash Course Athulya Mohandas Menon A new initiative by Kraftwagen, Crash Course was an exciting event that tested a student’s knowledge of mechanical stress development and management. The event aimed to find the most aerodynamically and structurally robust chassis design for an automobile which could