In The Fast Lane
Learn to code with stock car driver William Darrell "Bubba" Wallace Jr. as he guides you through exploring technology used in race car driving.
LINGO is a self-paced, project-based, coding kit complete with fun and engaging online video tutorials and easy-to-follow instructions.
Kickstart students understanding of electronics and coding through the lens of one of America’s most exhilarating sports. In this lesson students will learn:
- How to create a prototype to monitor cabin temperature and the heart rate of a race car driver.
- How to create a simple race simulator that will measure a race car driver’s ability to react quickly to visual and auditory cues.
- How to gather and analyze the reaction times from the simulator to determine if the driver is fit to race.
SUITABLE FOR AGES 13+
Free software compatible with Windows, Mac, Chromebook or Linux operating systems. Requires an internet connection and USB port. Not compatible with tablets or smartphones