Smart Racer: control RC car from your smartphone

Sarunas designed this RC receiver replacement which uses a smart phone as remote controller via WiFi or Bluetooth:

Smart Racer

Why not control your RC car with smart phone?

Features include:

  • Control RC car from Android phone or iPhone
  • Control RC servo and ESC
  • Control 5 Leds
  • Drive RC car up to 70m away
  • Drives Brushed and Brushless motors
  • Works with 1:10 and 1:18 models
  • Powered directly from ESC power
  • Control using REST API
  • Connection lost cut off

The design files and source code are available on GitHub:

drme/ble-rc

Here’s the Smart Racer in action: