#cars


Art Inspired by Cars

Two typog­ra­phers ( Pierre & Damien / plmd.me ) and a pro race pilot (Stef van Camp­en­houdt) col­lab­o­rat­ed to design a font with a car.
The car move­ments were tracked using a cus­tom soft­ware, designed by inter­ac­tive artist Zachary Lieber­man. ( openframeworks.cc )

Here’s the video, When Dri­ving Becomes Writ­ing (iQ Font: The Mak­ing Of).

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I recall BMW doing some­thing like it, but with paint. Here’s the video they released for the Z4.

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Mean­while, you may down­load the iQ font here. You may also click on the fol­low­ing thumb­nails to view the results:

18 Year Old Invents SMS-Based Car Anti-Theft System

Rock­et­boom Field Cor­re­spon­dent Ruud Elmen­dorp speaks with Mor­ris Mbet­sa, the 18 year old inven­tor of a sys­tem that allows you to mon­i­tor your car via SMS.

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Gumball 3000 — SF 2008

I woke up ear­ly on a nice Sat­ur­day morn­ing to go to the City and meet up w/ the homie Mike B.. There, we head­ed straight to Nob Hill’s Fair­mont Hotel—the start of 2008’s Gum­ball 3000 Ral­ly. It was def­i­nite­ly an expe­ri­ence to see, hear and feel.

Here are some video clips till I get my Gum­ball 3000 pho­tos orga­nized, processed and uploaded to this set:

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