The Formula E is passed to the virtual reality


First it was YouTube 360 and now the Formula And bet on virtual reality. The category of single-seaters electric has a firm proposal to become a championship of reference in several aspects and it is clear that the technology associated with racing is one of them. To this end, Alejandro Agag has signed an agreement with Virtually Live in order to recreate the races of Formula E in virtual reality. This association will have its first results immediately because a few days after the ePrix of Long Beach will be able to ‘visualize’ the race through these graphics are generated by computer.

By the time each ePrix in virtual reality will be a downloadable file for the glasses or virtual reality helmet and arrive a few days after the race itself with the audio of the narration of the actual test. However, the plans in this regard are over-ambitious and the Formula And has made available all of the sensors and resources that you have available to you Virtually Live can throughout this season to improve even more this offer. the goal is for The ePrix of Paris (23 April) can be broadcast in virtual reality and real-time.

Available for the main virtual reality goggles, these races digital computer-generated be made available to the user the possibility of changing the pilot and to view the race from the point of view of the 18 drivers competing in the category. Also you can modify the viewing angle from the car with a simple turn of the head (in the style YouTube 360) and choose virtual cameras ‘located’ around the circuit and even through the paddock, which will also have its virtual recreation. In principle, this downloadable material will be totally free throughout the season 2015-16.