Drifting Robot Car – The Latest in Hobby Robotics

Learn how to make a drifting robot car with a few cheap components and some simple code in this tutorial episode of The Latest in Hobby Robotics.

The car used in the video is a “Fast Lane RC Monster Drift 1:24″ by Maisto Tech. It’s sold in many webshops and on eBay.

The code shown in the video can be downloaded here:

Microcontroller used:
PICAXE 08M on AXE230 by Revolution Education (

Ultra-Sonic Ranger used:
SRF05 by Devantech Ltd (

Tools used:
DSO nano – Pocket size oscilloscope by Seeed Studio (
Simple Servo Tester by Gadget Gangster (

How to make your very first robot: on twitter: