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Getting Started with Raspberry Pi Zero by Richard Grimmett

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Chapter 7. Adding Raspberry Pi Zero to an RC Vehicle

You've now built robots that can roll, walk, and respond to voice commands. In this chapter, you'll modify an RC car to add Raspberry Pi Zero to control the vehicle. Additionally, you'll add a webcam so that you can see what your car is seeing remotely.

In this chapter, you'll learn the following topics:

  • How to modify an Xmods RC car using Raspberry Pi Zero
  • How to set break into the control circuitry of the car and use the Raspberry Pi to control it
  • How to use wireless communication to add remote control to the car
  • How to add a webcam so you can control your car via First Person View (FPV)

Configuring and controlling an RC car with Raspberry Pi Zero

In this project, you'll be working on a simple RC ...

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